If you're not a 'shawl' person and prefer a little more definition in the shoulder and armhole shaping without sacrificing drape, this maddy laine cardigan should fit the bill.
Although it is a fingering weight yarn, which will need you to knit a few more stitches and rows, the result will be a light and luxurious garment that will take you to many an occasion and transition through many a season. The front opening of the garment is shaped on the diagonal from the lower edge.
The collar, worked in a reversible pattern stitch, is knit as you complete the front sections. The sleeves are set-in, ending at bracelet length.
Choose a yarn that drapes well - such as elann.com Peruvian Collection Baby Silk or Baby Cashmere.
Sign up for the maddycraft Newsletter and be the first to know when new patterns are released, along with complimentary knitting projects, tips, and news. http://www.maddycraft.com/SignUpNewsletter.htm
28 sts and 36 rows = 4"/10cm over stockinette stitch
|Women, Tall, Plus-sized|