Highlander

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Highlander Pattern

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Pattern Details:

Pattern Details

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Category:

Knitting

Type:

Clothing

Fit:

Women, Petite, Tall, Plus-sized

Item:

Sweater

Skill Level:

small skill level requirement Beginner

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • knit, purl, shaping, seaming, button bands, increasing/decreasing

Pattern Description:

A button-down cardigan sweater or vest in six sizes S(M, L, 1X, 2X, 3X), featuring a Tartan knit/purl fabric, cable details, set-in sleeves (vest has ribbed armhole trim), and a standing ribbed collar. Body is knit in one piece to the underarm; sleeves are knit flat. Works up beautifully in solids, tweeds, or tonal variegated yarns.

Gauge:

20 sts and 28 rows = 4 inches (10 cm) in stockinette (unblocked) on larger needle

Materials:

  • 1220 - 2200 yards (1116 - 2012 m) of DK weight yarn
  • 8(8, 8, 8, 9, 9) .75-inch (2 cm) buttons
  • US 4 - 3.5 mm and US 3 - 3.25 mm

You Will Also Need:

  • tapestry needle
  • tape measure
  • stitch markers

Suggested yarn:

2200 yards of DK weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Briar Rose Glory Days

Colorway:

Anne's Tartan

About Designer

About Designer

Anne Hanson on craftsy.com

I am the owner of Knitspot - knitting patterns, clubs, and artisan yarns. I am a life-long knitter with a background in the fashion and graphic design fields, and began designing clothing, knitwear and accessories during the 1970s. I teach and write about knitting, spinning, and designing at my blog, Knitspot. I live and work in Ohio with David, who loves wool, too.

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