SUMMARY: This cardigan features a small chevron band around the lower edge and cuffs with a deeply patterned yoke of many small motifs around the neck and upper sleeves, against an overall plain Stockinette stitch background. The round neck, cuffs and hemline are a simple rib pattern. This sweater uses steeking up the centre front and is constructed in one piece, with the body worked in the round to the underarms, the sleeves worked from the cuff to the underarms, then all pieces joined together on one circular needle and the yoke worked as one piece to the neck. The neckband is picked-up from the neck opening and knit on. The button bands are knit separately and sewn to the garment. There are 4 colourways presented, using 1 Main Color (MC) and 3 Contrasting Colors (CC1 – CC3).
A pullover version is also included in the pattern.
SIZES: Small (Medium, Large).
FINISHED CHEST WIDTH: 44¾ (47¼, 49½)”/ 113.5 (120, 125.5) cm
YARN REQUIREMENTS: MC – 500 ( 550, 600) g / 1134 (1260, 1386) yds / 9 (10, 11) balls, CC1 – 100 g / 252 yds / 2 balls, CC2 – 100 g / 252 yds / 2 balls and CC3 – 50 g / 126 yds / 1 ball.
SHOWN IN: Dalegarn Tiur, OPTION 1, MC - #9853 Olive, CC1 - #5371 Dark Grey, CC2 - #4136 Red and CC3 - #2526 Gold, OPTION 2, MC - #4136 Red, CC1 - #0090 Black, CC2 - #2512 Light Peach and CC3 - #3436 Orange, OPTION 3, MC - #0020 Natural, CC1 - #5371 Dark Grey, CC2 - #2343 Khaki and CC3 - #3872 Brown or OPTION 4, MC - #9853 Olive, CC1 - #2526 Gold, CC2 - #3436 Orange and CC3 - #5371 Dark Gray.
GUAGE INFORMATION: 28 rounds of pattern equal 4” (10 cm). Use either 3 mm (US 2½) or 3½ mm (US 4) for pattern work, whichever is needed to obtain guage. Circular and double point needles are required. Crochet hook 2 mm (US B/1) is used in picking-up stitches.
CHARTS INCLUDED: 2 colourwork charts.
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