By Nicky Epstein
The soft sheen of a ribbon yarn gives traditional Aran patterning a new shine, while a fold-back collar, delicate points at the cuffs and fronts and elegant frog closures add an edge of glamour to this cardigan by Nicky Epstein.
1. This pattern has been updated to include only technical corrections and clarifications; no other alterations have been made since its original printing.
2. The original yarn used for this project is no longer available. A comparable substitution has been suggested by the yarn company which is available at the time of posting. Be sure to check yarn ball quantity and gauge of substitution yarns very carefully before beginning.
Suggested Substitute Yarn
Trendsetter Brighton (cotton/polyamid/viscose/nylon) 1 3/4oz/50g balls (each approx 115yd/105m) in #6456 cream
Size 6 (4mm) circular needle 16"/40cm long
Size 6 (4mm) dp needles (for frog closures)
Stitch markers and holders
Two cable needles (cn)
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