A gorgeous Cardi with an intricate lace yoke and fabulously useful set-in pockets. Knit in one piece seamlessly from the top down. The button and buttonhole bands have a neat I-cord edging which is also knit in one piece with the cardi as you go so there is absolutely no dreaded finishing or picking-up of stitches once you are finished knitting! This pattern includes the instructions to knit this cardi with short sleeves, 3/4 sleeves or long sleeves (pictured). It also includes clear step-by-step instructions for making the version with or without pockets. The lace yoke pattern is in charted form only. Yarn Amounts (with pockets): Short sleeved Cardi: 1010 (1085, 1260, 1310, 1475, 1560, 1760) Metres 3/4 sleeved Cardi: 1230 (1345, 1500, 1560, 1735, 1800, 2040) Metres Long sleeved Cardi: 1280 (1395, 1550, 1610, 1785, 1850, 2090) Metres BASIC SKILLS NECESSARY Work from lace charts lace stitches GAUGE 28 Sts and 36 rows to 4" in St St using 3.25mm needles SIZING / FINISHED MEASUREMENTS Finished Chest (buttoned): 30 (32.5, 34.5, 36.5, 38.5, 40.5, 42.5)"