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Layercake

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A delicious cropped cardigan worked seamlessly from the top down, Layercake features raglan construction and narrow stripes. Long ribbed cuffs end three-quarter length sleeves and match the wide hem which defines the waist. The matching buttonband is picked up and worked along the deep V-neck. In confectionary hues or your favorite color combination, this sweet cardi is a light layer over any outfit. BASIC SKILLS NECESSARY Techniques & Skills Used: raglan construction, knit/purl, increasing/decreasing, cable CO, backwards loop CO. GAUGE Gauge: 22 st and 32 rows/4" in stockinette stitch, after blocking. SIZING / FINISHED MEASUREMENTS Size: 30 (32, 34, 36, 38, 40, 42, 44, 48, 52)" bust; shown in fourth size with 1" of positive ease PREFERRED BRAND/YARN madelinetosh tosh merino light COLORWAY Alizarin, Sugar Plum

Recommended with this pattern

  • Yarn: Madelinetosh Tosh Merino Light (100% superwash merino wool; 420 yards/100g), shown in Alizarin (MC) and Sugar Plum (CC). 2 (2, 2, 2, 2, 3, 3, 3, 3, 3) skeins MC and 1 (1, 1, 1, 1, 2, 2, 2, 2, 2) skeins CC, or approximately 600 (650, 700, 750, 800, 850, 900, 950, 1050, 1150) yards MC and 300 (325, 350, 375, 400, 425, 450, 475, 525, 600) yards CC of fingering weight yarn.
  • Other Materials: US 5 (3.75mm) 32" circular needle or size to match gauge; Stitch markers (10); Stitch holders (2); Yarn needle; 1/2" buttons 8 (9, 9, 9, 9, 10, 10, 10, 11, 11); Matching sewing thread and needle.

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