Little Riding Hoodie
Little Riding hoodie is a tunic length hooded jacket with cables, knit-in pockets, generous hood, ribbed back to cinch in at waist, lots of pretty cable decreases and knitted toggle buttons. The fit is loose, as for outerwear. For a more fitted cardigan, go down a size.
Finished measurements: Chest sizes 34 (38, 42, 46, 49.5, 53.5)”. 2-4” positive ease recommended. Shown in size 38 with 4” ease.
Yarn: 11 (12, 13, 14, 15, 17) skeins: Sunday Knits 5 ply (137 yds / 125 m per 50g skein): Brigadoon, Eden, Nirvana or Angelic. Sample shown used 2 strands of SK sport weight worked together at a slightly larger gauge than instructed for.
Substitute any worsted weight yarn.
Needles & Notions: Size 7 US / 5.5 mm and US 3 / 3.25 mm needles for toggle buttons; cable needle or double-pointed needle; tapestry needle; stitch markers, one 3⁄4” button (for neckline).
Skills needed: Cables, cable decreases, Kitchener stitch or grafting, short rows.