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Project

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:
PDF?
Stefanie Japel answered:
You can print it out right form the Knitty site.