51-18 Cardigan by DROPS design

51-18 Cardigan

Knitting
Aran (8 wpi) ?
17 stitches and 22 rows = 4 inches
in stockinette stitch on larger needles
US 4 - 3.5 mm
US 6 - 4.0 mm
US 8 - 5.0 mm
1066 - 1230 yards (975 - 1125 m)
S - M - L
This pattern is available for free.

Sizes: Small (Medium, Large)
Finished measurements at bustline: 104 (112, 120) cm41” (44”, 47.25”)
Finished measurements at waist: 92 (98, 104) cm36.25” (38-5/8”, 41”)

Materials: DROPS PARIS from Garnstudio
(100% cotton) 50 g./82 yards
500 (550-600) g. Col. 10, turquoise
100 (100, 100) g. Col. 09, cornflower
50 (50, 50) g. Col. 11, green

Alternative yarns:

  • DROPS SILKE (100% silk) 50 g./93 yards. Note: Gauge is very important in working with silk. If it is knit too loosely, it will sag and stretch.
  • DROPS ALASKA (100% wool) 50 g./82 yards

DROPS 3.5 mm (US 4), 4 mm (US 6) and 5 mm (US 8) circular needles, or sizes to obtain correct gauge.
DROPS 4 mm (US 6) and 5 mm (US 8) double pointed needles, or sizes needed to obtain correct gauge

DROPS separating zipper: 30 cm (approx. 12») (DROPS zipper no. 7106).