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Maddy Cranley is the Montreal-based designer behind the lines of maddy baby, maddy kids, and maddy laine knitting patterns.

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ML129 Pick A Pocket

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Basic Skills Necessary:

  • knit
  • purl
  • simple increase and decrease
  • DK Weight Yarn - 1420 (1530, 1640, 1750)yd/1300 (1400, 1500, 1600)m

Pattern Description:

On first glance, this maddy laine cardigan knitting pattern may appear as a plain raglan-sleeved cardigan but look a little closer and there is plenty of choice to make it your own, as well as benefit from a tutorial on how to construct various pocket shapes.

This raglan-sleeved cardigan comes in FOUR sizes that buttons up the front and features a comfortable stand-up collar.

Before you begin to knit, choose a pocket style - horizontal, vertical, diagonal, or patch pocket style with a flap closure. The instructions for ALL four pocket styles are included. Pick a pocket - pocket style, that is - and increase your knitting knowledge while you fashion a versatile and stylish cardigan.

The knitting pattern, written in both US and metric measurements, includes a schematic drawing.

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22 sts and 30 rows = 4"/10cm over stockinette stitch, using larger needles.

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • S, M, L, XL - 40 (433/4, 47, 503/4)"/102 (111, 120, 129)cm


  • One pair straight 3.5mm (US4) needles
  • One pair straight 3.75mm (US5) needles
  • Stitch holders

You Will Also Need:

  • Nine (eleven for patch pocket style) 3/4"/20mm buttons