Knitted for spring and summertime this long cardigan is feather light, knit on jumbo needles. It is a basic style that has an openwork pattern through-out. This button- less cardigan slips easily over a favorite T-top. The k1, p1, rib is on the bottom and the cuffs of the 3/4 length sleeves. No set-in sleeves, they are added on sts in the knitting of the body. This design is knitted in the light and airy cotton/acrylic blend Lion Brand "Baby's First" yarn.
Lion Brand "Baby's First" Bulky, LARGE size approx. (19 ozs.) 13 665 yds., XLARGE size, (22 ozs.) 770 yds. and XXLARGE size (25 ozs.) 875 yds.
Size 11 and 17 straight needles and size 11 circular needles for cuffs.
Gauge based on Patt. Stitch: 2 patt. Repeats (10 sts) and 8 rows = 4 inches.
Have you made this pattern?
Share with the Craftsy community.
I have been knitting and crocheting for over 55 years, having learned at the age of 5. After retiring in 2011, I am able to pursue my dream of designing my own patterns and sharing them. Thank you for looking and join us at Knitting Paradise http://www.knittingparadise.com/ for lots of fun and information.