Paddock Cardigan by Carol Feller

Paddock Cardigan

Knitting
August 2015
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
17 stitches and 25 rows = 4 inches
in St st.
US 8 - 5.0 mm
1120 - 1540 yards (1024 - 1408 m)
36 (39, 41¾, 44½, 47½, 51¼)" bust circumference, buttoned. Cardigan shown measures 36", modeled with 1" of negative ease.
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Finished Size 36 (39, 41¾, 44½, 47½, 51¼)“ bust circumference, buttoned. Cardigan shown measures 36”, modeled with 1” of negative ease.

Yarn Green Mountain Spinnery Mountain Mohair (70% wool, 30% yearling mohair; 140 yd 128 m/2 oz 58 g): #7704 elderberry, 8 (9, 9, 10, 10, 11) skeins.

Needles Size 8 (5 mm): 40” circular (cir) and set of double-pointed (dpn). Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.

Notions Markers (m); cable needle (cn); stitch holders; tapestry needle; seven 1” buttons.

Gauge 17 sts and 25 rows = 4” in St st.

A mohair halo softens the infinite cable motifs in this simple bottom-up raglan jacket. Gentle waist shaping is achieved with internal darts for lovely effect in the Paddock Cardigan. This is a simple knit that’s cozy and super wearable.