This gorgeously soft, top down, raglan cardigan features large
scale lace and cables running down the centre back to the
waist. A grown-on, seed stitch belt can either be tied in a large
bow at the back or to close the cardigan at the front. Mirror
image cables run down the fronts and continue on to the seed
stitch trim. There are subtle godets that shape the body from
the waist down where the back dips lower than the front with
some short row shaping. The sleeves have lace panels running
down the centre and the body is finished with a dramatically
Finished Chest Circumference: 28 (29.5, 32, 35, 38, 41, 43)” / 71 (75, 81, 89, 96.5, 104, 109) cm
Allow 2 - 3” / 5 - 7.5 cm of negative ease.
Blue Sky Alpacas Worsted Organic Cotton (100% Cotton),
6 (6, 7, 7, 8, 8, 9) Skeins of 629 Ladybug.
Or yarn that knits to specified gauge.
1 24”/60cm or longer US 8/5mm circular needle
1 24”/60cm or longer US 9/5.5mm circular needle
if using the Magic Loop method.
If preferred you could use a pair of straight needles for the body, collar and belt and a small circumference circular needle / set of double pointed needles for the sleeves.
16 stitches x 20 rows = 4”/10cm worked in Stockinette Stitch
using US 9/5.5mm knitting needles or size needed to obtain