The clever construction of this open cardigan has the fronts separately knitted from the bottom, then joined to continue down the back as one piece. Extended ribbed cuffs at the dropped sleeves and cabled details at the shawl collar make this garment fun to wear as much as it is to knit.
From the Knit Rowan website:
This cardigan has striking cable detailing and has been designed by Martin Storey using Creative Focus Worsted this pattern can also be knitted in Pure Wool Superwash Worsted (superwash wool.)
Finished chest width dimensions:
57: 62: 68: 74: 81 cm
22½: 24½: 27: 29: 32 inches
photographed with Creative Focus Worsted in New Fern 01265
8, 8, 9, 10, 11 skeins
1760, 1760, 1980, 2200, 2420 yards
Yarn substitution note:
If you choose you could also knit this project in Rowan Pure Wool Superwash Worsted. Please note that this yarn has a slightly different row tension as standard so please check your tension carefully and adjust needles accordingly.
Our suggested Pure Wool Superwash Worsted yarn shade is Mustard 131.