Sommar by Yarn-Madness


September 2014
DK (11 wpi) ?
4 stitches and 5.5 rows = 1 inch
in Stockinette
US 8 - 5.0 mm
400 - 600 yards (366 - 549 m)
XS/S/M/M2 (L/XL/2X/3X)
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Sommar, Swedish for ”summer”, is a seamless top down cardigan that will make your outfit shine in the sunlight! Cropped, with short sleeves and an easy lace pattern across the back that gives you a light cardigan with some extra flare.


Actual bust circumference of garment
29.5/32/35/37 (38/41/45/49) inches, or 75/81/90/95 (98/103/115/125) cm
Sizing guideline: XS/S/M/M2 (L/XL/2X/3X)

To get the correct depth in the yoke and width in the sleeves, start with the sizing guideline when choosing size.
When worn open or closed at the top of the neckline, the cardigan can be worn with up to 5 inches of negative ease.
Featured garment is size 38 shown on a 43 inch bust width.


DK or light worsted weight yarn
400/425/450/480 (500/530/560/600) yards, or 365/390/410/440 (460/485/510/550) meters

Note that the yardage is estimated from working all the waist decreases. For a less extensive waist decrease, have some extra yardage at hand.