Rayne Wrap Cardigan
Rayne is an easy, fast-knitting and flattering wrap, sweater, or shawl – however you think of it. Sleeves are picked up and knit down to the wrist in the round for a completely seamless garment. This versatile piece will land a great place in any wardrobe! Perfect for wrapping around yourself on a chilly day, or just a great excuse to snuggle up under a blanket of your favourite yarn.
To fit bust: 28, 32, 36, 40, 44, 48, 52 inches around full bust
Finished Crossback Measurement: 13, 13.5, 14, 15, 16, 16.5, 17 inches.
To choose the most accurate size to make, measure yourself (or get a friend to help!) from armpit to armpit across the back and choose the closest back measurement, erring on the larger side.
Noro Silk Garden (45% silk, 45% kid mohair, 10% lamb’s wool; 110 yards/50 g skein); colour 269; 8, 8, 9, 10, 11, 13, 15 skeins
Or 840, 880, 990, 1100, 1200, 1430, 1650 yards of heavy worsted weight yarn.
Yarn is purposefully knit at a looser than suggested gauge to result in a drapey fabric.
6.5 mm straight or 24” circular needles
6.5 mm double-pointed needles
12 stitches and 18 rows = 10 cm square in stockinette stitch.
This pattern is suitable for a beginner. Easy peasy!