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Peacock Eyes Cardigan

from Lete's Knits
(6) Name: 'Knitting : Peacock Eyes Cardigan
Peacock Eyes Cardigan Peacock Eyes Cardigan
Peacock Eyes Cardigan Peacock Eyes Cardigan
Peacock Eyes Cardigan Peacock Eyes Cardigan
Peacock Eyes Cardigan Peacock Eyes Cardigan
Peacock Eyes Cardigan Peacock Eyes Cardigan

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • increase and decrease stitches
  • knitting in the round
  • short rows
  • simple lace

Pattern Description:

Peacock Eyes Cardigan is a seamless cardigan worked from top to bottom all in one piece. It features a round yoke which is beautifully ornamented with lace motifs resembling the eyes on a peacock's tail.
The cardigan is suitable for wool blends as well as cotton ones. Solid and semi-variegated yarns are highly recommended in order to show the unique beauty of the lace yoke.

Gauge:

26 sts and 36 rows in 10 cm / 4" in St st with bigger needles. Take time to save time and check your gauge. Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Sizes: 30/32, (34/36, 38/40)[42/44, 46/48, 50/52]";

Materials:

  • Approximately 960 [1100, 1240](1350, 1460, 1600) meters / 1050 [1200, 1350](1450, 1600, 1750) yards of fingering weight yarn which gives you the correct gauge.

You Will Also Need:

  • 3.0 mm / US #2.5 circular needle (60 cm / 24" long) and dpns.
  • 3.25 mm / US #3 circular needle (60 cm / 24" long) and dpns.
  • 13 buttons (~1 cm / 0.5" wide), tapestry needle, stitch markers, stitch holders / scrap yarn.

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

GARNSTUDIO Drops Baby Alpaca Silk, GARNSTUDIO Drops Alpaca, MALABRIGO Sock, ARAUCANIA Ranco Multy, MADELINE TOSH Merino Light, COLOUR ADVENTURES Sock, COLOUR ADVENTURES Cashmere Sock.
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Intermediate
Knitting
Clothing
Women
Sweater
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I'm a mother, former teacher and a knitwear fanatic. I learned my first stitches from my mom when I was a teenager, but I gave up knitting quickly afterwards. Having my first baby brought back my ...

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