Rebecca Cardigan by Grace Mcewen

Rebecca Cardigan

Knitting
March 2014
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
16 stitches and 20 rows = 4 inches
US 9 - 5.5 mm
US 13 - 9.0 mm
1400 - 1900 yards (1280 - 1737 m)
Sizes—40 (48, 55) inches—this is a cardigan with a loose fitting front and form fitting back with an apprx 4 inch ease.
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Rebecca Cardigan is knit from one side to the next, binding off and casting on for the armholes. The edging, knit in simple garter stitch creates a frame and adds a delicate drape.

The body is knit completely in garter stitch and the fun pattern is create changing needle size. If you know how to perform the knit stitch this cardigan is for you.

Knit in a beautiful Malabrigo worsted weight yarn, the plain knit stitch allows the color of the yarn to really come out.

Materials Needed:
7 (8, 9) Skeins of Malabrigo worsted 210 yards merino wool

US 9 - 5.5 mm straight needles

US 13 - 9.0 mm straight needles

Abbreviations-
K– knit
K2tog— knit 2 together

Gauge— 16 stitches and 20 rows = 4 inches
Sizes—40 (48, 55) inches—this is a cardigan with a loose fitting front and form fitting back with an apprx 4 inch ease.