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Commerce Township, Michigan

I am a knitwear designer and knit shop owner. I own Knitting on the Fringe in Commerce Township, Michigan. I practiced law for many years but traded in my pen for knitting needles a few years ago. ...

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Snappy Cardigan

from Knitting on the Fringe
(6) Name: 'Knitting : Snappy Cardigan
Snappy Cardigan

Pattern Description:

This trendy cardigan uses snap tape as a closure allowing you to snap it all the way up or leave it unsnapped a few snaps for two different looks. It uses one of our favorite yarns and drapes beautifully. It is a perfect Spring knit as it is knit looser than the gauge called for by the yarn, giving it a lighter look.

Yarn: Leinen Los by Schoppe- Wolle 3 (3, 4, 4) balls (328 yards per ball - DK weight.) Suggested alternative yarn- Rowan Purelife Revive
Needles: Size 7 Circular or straight (or size needed to obtain gauge)
Notions: 1 yard of snap tape, sewing needle, matching thread, stitch holders
Skill Level: Advanced beginner
Gauge- 5 Sts per inch
Sizes Sm (Med, Large, X large)
Fits Bust: 32-36 (38-40, 42-44, 46-48) inches
Length: 24 (26, 28, 28) inches


5 sts per inch in stockinette stitch

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Leinen Los by Schoppe- Wolle