Tundra by Yarn-Madness


January 2015
yarn held together
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
4 stitches and 5 rows = 1 inch
in Garter
US 10 - 6.0 mm
US 15 - 10.0 mm
29/32/34/37 (40/43/46/48) inches, or 75/81/86/94 (101/110/117/122) cm
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“It’s like wearing a cloud!”

Get ready for the chilly winter with Tundra! A cozy top-down cardigan knitted on larger needles for a seamless, almost knit-only project Fingering yarn held together with lace mohair, gives you a light and still wonderfully warm garment to wrap yourself up in. A draping, flowing back and a fun front buttoning makes a unique addition to your wardrobe!


Measure your chest circumference under the arms, at the height of the armhole. Choose the closest fit below.

Circumference at high bust
29/32/34/37 (40/43/46/48) inches, or 75/81/86/94 (101/110/117/122) cm

Featured garment is a size 40 inches/101 cm, shown on a high bust circumference of 39 inches/99 cm.


1 thread fingering weight yarn, held together with 1 thread lace weight mohair
Of each, approximately:
600/650/680/700 (800/850/900/950) yards, or 550/600/620/640 (730/780/830/870) meters

(If you want to add length to the garment, have extra yarn at hand.)

6 mm (US 10) circular needle
10 mm (US 15) circular needle
Same size double pointed needles, if not knitting sleeves with magic loop.

4 stitch markers
Needle for weaving in ends
4 buttons