#06 Climbing Vines Cardigan
From Vogue Knitting: Climbing vines and background-foreground contrast take this luxurious cardigan into the sublime. Color and texture from “Mora”, “Alpaca Peru”, and “Angorissima” yarns from Filatura Di Crosa/Stacy Charles. Experienced. For variations on the vine motif, see the stitch glossary on page 30.
Standard fitting alpaca/angora/boucle beaded cardigan with trellis leaves and striped background.
The alpaca stripes create an ombre effect and seed beads decorate soft angora bands. The two-color rib, framed in boucle, uses a Swedish weave technique.
Note: 2 gauges are given for stockinette depending on chart and yarn called for. Chart 1 gauge given above for alpaca. Chart 3 gauge 24 stitches and 24 rows to 4 inches using boucle and alpaca.