Shapely Boyfriend Cardigan

Project Description

What was your source for this knitting project? Online Photo or Website Name of website or photo Shapely Boyfriend Link to website or photo www.knitty.com/ISSUEdf11/PATTboyfriend.php What are you most proud of? I'm really proud of the fit of this sweater, it's truly a custom garment. What advice would you give someone starting this project? If you don't know how to create custom shaping in your sweaters, try my Craftsy class: http://www.craftsy.com/class/Knit-Lab-Fit-Your-Knits/27

What you will need

  • MATERIALS Yarn O-Wool Classic [100% certified organic Merino wool; 198 yd/181 m per 100 g skein]; color: 4112 Rust; 5 [5
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  • 8] skeins. Recommended needle size [always use a needle size that gives you the gauge listed below -- every knitter's gauge is unique] 24-inch length or longer US 8/5mm circular needle 1 set US 8/5mm double-point needles (or long circular needle for magic loop method) 32-inch or longer US 6 (4mm) circular needle Notions Yarn needle Seven 1-inch diameter buttons [buy buttons after project is complete to ensure they'll fit] GAUGE 16 sts/22 rows = 4" in stockinette stitch

Q&A with Stefanie Japel

--B--MOMBEE asked:
Stefanie Japel answered:
You can print it out right form the Knitty site.