Flame Cardigan is knit with a light and airy linen/ rayon blend. The dainty lace pattern is easy to knit and memorize while providing an elegant look.
I wanted a light and easy cardigan project that was both fun to knit and multi purposed. Flame Cardigan could be used for dressy and casual events and can be knit in any DK weight yarn.
Knit in one big piece with the arms added on there is only 2 seams to sew up.
Sizes—36 (40, 44, 48, 52, 56)
9,(11, 13, 15, 17, 19) Balls of Berroco NaturLin 115 yards linen and rayon yarn
US 9 - 5.5 mm straight needles and circular needles
Stitch Markers, 9 buttons
Gauge—16 stitches and 20 rows equals 4 inches
K2tog-Knit two stitches together as one stitch
Dbldec -Slip first and second stitches together as if to knit. Knit 1 stitch. Pass two slipped stitches over the knit stitch
Ssk-Slip one stitch as if to knit, Slip another stitch as if to knit. Insert left-hand needle into front of these 2 stitches and knit them together