Puro Cardigan by Anne Podlesak

Puro Cardigan

Knitting
October 2016
DK (11 wpi) ?
24 stitches and 36 rows = 4 inches
in St st
US 6 - 4.0 mm
1400 - 2275 yards (1280 - 2080 m)
32 (36, 40, 44, 48)" bust circumference; cardigan shown measures 36"; modeled with 2" of positive ease
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  • Bottom up
  • Short-row hem
  • Attached band
  • DK weight

Difficulty: Intermediate

Finished Size 32 (36, 40, 44, 48)“ bust circumference. Cardigan shown measures 36”; modeled with 2” of positive ease.

Yarn Shibui Knits Maai (70% super baby alpaca, 30% fine merino wool; 175 yd 160 m/1¾ oz 50 g): #11 tar (grey; MC), 6 (6, 7, 9, 10) skeins; #2001 abyss (black; CC), 2 (2, 3, 3, 3) skeins.

Needles Size 6 (4 mm): 16” and 36” circular (cir) and set of double-pointed (dpn). Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.

Notions Markers (m); 2 removable m; stitch holders; two cufflinks or ¾“ buttons with shank, tapestry needle.

Gauge 24 sts and 36 rows = 4” in St st.

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