Decorative Border Cardigan by Kiyomi Burgin

Decorative Border Cardigan

Knitting
September 2014
Bulky (7 wpi) ?
15 stitches and 20 rows = 4 inches
in stockinette stitch with larger needles
US 9 - 5.5 mm
US 10 - 6.0 mm
660 - 1155 yards (604 - 1056 m)
small (medium, large, X-large, 2X-large)
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Simple color work cardigan knit back and forth in one piece to armholes. Sleeves are knit in the round to cap shaping and seemed in to armholes.

FINISHED MEASUREMENTS
small (medium, large, X-large, 2X-large)
Bust: 84 (92.5, 108, 115.5, 124.5) cm/ 33 (36, 42½, 45½, 49) ins
Length to shoulder: 48 (51, 53.5, 56, 58.5) cm/ 19 (20, 21, 22, 23) ins
Sleeve length to underarm: 43 (45, 46, 47, 48) cm/ 17 (17½, 18, 18½, 18½) ins

MATERIALS
• 9 (11, 13, 14, 16) skeins of color A (color #243), 3 (4, 4, 4, 5) skeins of color B (color #220) of Mirasol SULKA, each 50 g/ 1¾ oz and approx 50 m/ 55 yds (60% merino wool, 20% silk, 20% alpaca)

• Circular needle 5.5 mm/ US 9, 80 cm/ 32 ins
• Circular needle 6 mm/ US 10, 80 cm/ 32 ins
• Set of double pointed needles 5.5 mm/ US 9
• Set of double pointed needles 6 mm/ US 10
• 5 (5, 5, 6, 6) 22mm/ 7/8 in buttons
• Stitch markers
• Stitch holders or waste yarn
• Yarn needle

TENSION
15 sts and 20 rows = 10 cm/ 4 ins over Stocking stitch pattern with larger needles, blocked