Gilded Twinset: Cardigan by Mari Lynn Patrick

Gilded Twinset: Cardigan

Crochet
March 2006
Sport (12 wpi) ?
40 stitches and 30 rows = 4 inches
in knit 1, purl 1 rib
US 3 - 3.25 mm
3.0 mm
1584 - 2112 yards (1448 - 1931 m)
35½ (39, 42½)" (90 (99, 108) cm) bust circumference
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This pattern is available from interweave.com for $5.50.

Interweave SKU: EP0819

Note: Pattern incorporates both Crochet and Knitting.

Yardage provided will make both items in the set.

Cardigan is designed to provide more ease than the camisole.

Matching Camisole

Pattern Description from Interweave Online Store:
Knit ribs are the framing base for an easy two-row crochet stitch in a form-fitting camisole and cropped cardigan. Black velvet buttons and grosgrain ribbon are the finishing touches to the golden metallic yarn.

Finished Size: 35½ (39, 42½)“ (90 (99, 108) cm) bust circumference. Cardigan shown measures 35½” (90 cm).

Yarn: Filatura di Crosa New Smoking (65% viscose, 35% polyester; 132 yd (120 m)/25 g; #1 gold, 12 (14, 16) balls.

Yarn weight: #3 - Light

Gauge:

  • 40 sts and 30 rows = 4” (10 cm) in k1, p1 rib.
  • 9 V-sts and 18 rows = 8” (20.5 cm) in triangle mesh patt.

Needles: Size 3 (3.25 mm). Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge. Hook Size D/3 (3.25 mm) crochet hook. Adjust hook size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.

Notions: Markers (m); two ¾“ (19-mm) buttons; 1 yd (1 m) 5/8” (16-mm) wide grosgrain ribbon; tapestry needle.

Originally Published: Interweave Crochet, Spring 2006