51-5 Long cardigan by DROPS design

51-5 Long cardigan

Knitting
Sport (12 wpi) ?
23 stitches and 30 rows = 4 inches
in stockinette stitch on larger needles
US 1½ - 2.5 mm
US 4 - 3.5 mm
2625 - 2843 yards (2400 - 2600 m)
S/M – M/L
This pattern is available for free.

Sizes: Small/Medium (Medium/Large)
Finished measurements: 114 (126) cm 44-7/8” (49-5/8”)

Materials: DROPS SILKE-TWEED from Garnstudio
(52% silk, 48% lambswool) 50 g./218 yards
250 (250) g. No. 17, off-white
250 (300) g. No. 04 green
50 (50) g. No. 12 mustard
50 (50) g. No. 14 olive

Alternative yarns:

  • DROPS SAFRAN (100% Egyptian cotton) 50 g./175 yards
  • DROPS COTTON VISCOSE (56% cotton, 46% viscose) 50 g./120 yards. NOTE: Viscose stretches; take this into consideration when measuring the work. Uneven sts will tend to straighten themselves out after washing.

DROPS 2.5 mm (US 1) and 3.5 mm (US 4) circular and double pointed needles, or sizes required to obtain correct gauge

7 DROPS light wood buttons (button No. 501)