Outlaw Cardigan

from Jill Wolcott Knits

Outlaw Cardigan Pattern


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Knitting: Outlaw Cardigan
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Pattern Details:

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Skill Level:

small skill level requirement Beginner

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • knitting flat
  • short rows
  • 3-ndl bind off
  • picking up stitches

Pattern Description:

Rustle up your knittin' gear for this sport-weight cardigan with convertible collar and Western details. After a Double-Seed-stitch trim, reverse stockinette gives textural interest on the outside, smooth comfort on the inside. Express your personal style with wide front bands and a Double-Seed-stitch convertible collar and collar stand. Clear explanations of terms and step-by-step instructions mean you'll create the intricate-looking Northern Star motif with ease. Who knew knitting a complicated-looking sweater could be so easy?


5.75 sts/in and 9.25 rows/in = 23 sts/4" and 37 rows/4" in all patterns on size 4(3.5mm) ndls

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • XS (S) (M) (L) (XL)
  • Finished chest (buttoned) 32.75 (36.25) (39.25) (43.375) (46.875)"
  • Finished length 21.5 (22.5) (23.5) (24) (24.5)"


  • Size 4(3.5mm) circular ndls OR size to obtain gauge
  • Size 3(3.25mm) ndls
  • Cody from Mountain Meadow Wool, 100% Merino, 50g/200 yds (181m)
  • 8 (8) (9) (9) (10) skeins

You Will Also Need:

  • stitch markers
  • tapestry needle
  • 5 size 1.5" buttons

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Cody from Mountain Meadow Wool, 100% Merino, 50g/200 yds (181m): 8 (8) (9) (9) (10) skeins



About Designer

About Designer

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I am a fashion designer who designs hand knits. I love hand knits because we create both the fabric and the shape. My designs reflect my intense interest in fashion, with a keen eye to design and technique.

Jill Wolcott Knits® patterns are very complete--I strive to create a complete and clear guide to a completed project and leave little room for interpretation. When a pattern ...

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