Finery is a simple top down raglan with stunning details. Lovely, undulating lace edges the sweater and cuffs. This sweater is a straightforward knit with a close fit that increases to a slight a-line shape at the hips. Perfect for everyday and special occasions alike! Size 34 shown modeled on a 34 inch full bust, zero to two inches of positive ease is recommended.
This cardigan is worked from the top down in one piece. The edging and hem are picked up and worked in one mitered piece using one long or multiple circular needles. Buckle closures are used to fasten the cardigan. A photo tutorial for attaching the buckles is included in the pattern.
When you purchase this pattern you will receive two files with five sizes each: 30 [31.75, 34, 36.25, 38] inch; 76 [81, 86.5, 92, 96.5] cm and 42 [46.25, 50, 54.25, 58] inch; 106.5 [118, 127, 138, 147.5] cm full bust.
Malabrigo Rastita 100% Merino Wool, 100gm, 310 yards shown in Natural; 3 [3, 3, 4, 4] skeins and 4 [5, 5, 6, 6] skeins.
US 6/4mm (or size needed to obtain gauge) 24-32 inch circular needle and an additional two 32-40 inch circular needles or one 60 inch circular needle for working the edging and hem in one piece, DPNs for attaching buckles.
Stitch markers, plus 2 locking markers or safety pins
2 - 3 buckle closures
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