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Somerset Cardigan

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(6) Name: 'Knitting : Somerset Cardigan
Somerset Cardigan
Somerset Cardigan

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • knit
  • purl
  • increase
  • decrease

Pattern Description:

A shawl collar cardigan with plenty of vintage charm. The body is worked in a delicate texture stitch and looks truly luxurious in DK weight cashmere. Just add leather buttons to complete the look.

Body is worked in pieces and seamed together.

Gauge:

24 sts/32 rows = 4in/10cm in Texture stitch with US size 5 needles
30 sts/36 rows = 4in/10cm in 1x1 rib, slightly stretched with US size 4 needles

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Finished bust: 30 (32, 36, 40, 44, 49, 53)"/76 (81.5, 91.5, 101.5, 112, 124.5, 134.5)cm
  • Length: 19.5 (20, 20.5, 21, 21.5, 22.5, 23.5)"/49.5 (51, 52, 53.5, 54.5, 57, 59.5)cm

Materials:

  • Black Pearl DK Cashmere: 100% Cashmere; 2oz/200yd skein; 5 (5, 5, 6, 7, 8, 8) skeins Chai Tea
  • 1 pair US 5 (3.75mm) straight needles
  • 1 pair US 4 (3.5mm) straight needles

You Will Also Need:

  • 1 Stitch holder
  • Tapestry needle
  • 4 x 11/16 buttons
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$6.00

Intermediate
Knitting
Clothing
Women, Petite, Plus-sized
Sweater
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About the designer

My Grandmother taught me how to knit when I was seven years old. However, I quickly lost interest making Barbie tube dresses and put down the needles for several years. My passion was renewed when I ...

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