Venezia Sport Cable Cardigan
This shape flattering cardigan is worked from the bottom-up, in separate pieces that are seamed together. The button bands are worked simultaneously with the cardigan fronts.
Instructions are included for two different front neckline options, one that is smaller (as pictured in the main pattern photo) and a second one that is wider.
The bodice features pretty cables that accentuate the waist.
Sizes: S (M, L, XL, 2XL)
Chest Measurement: 34 (38, 42, 44, 48) inch actual chest measurement. The cardigan has zero ease around the chest, however, the cable ribbed construction has some stretch and gives up to 2-4” of additional ease.
Gauge: 24 sts & 28 rows – 4” in stockinette st on larger sized needles
Materials: Cascade Venezia Sport (70% Merino/30% Silk; 281 m/307 yds per 100 g/3.53oz) – 3 (4, 5, 5, 5) skeins
Needles: 1 US # 5 (3.75 mm) –32” circular needle or use needle size to obtain gauge
1 US # 3 (3.25 mm) - 16” & 32” circular needle & DPN
Optional: 1 set of US #1 (2.5 mm) – 32” circular needle to pick up neckband stitches
Notions: Round & Removable Stitch Markers, Tapestry Needle, Cable Needle, Stitch Holder/Spare Needle or Scrap Yarn to hold stitches.