X Cardigan by Judith Brien

X Cardigan

October 2013
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
24 stitches and 34 rows = 4 inches
US 6 - 4.0 mm
1200 - 1700 yards (1097 - 1554 m)
79(86.4,94,101.6,109,117) cm / 31(34,37,40,43,46)”
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X Cardigan is a seamless shaped cardigan knit from the top down.
It has simple detailing:
- a small off centre collar knit with garter and st st.
- a subtle asymmetric slope to the front band.
- waist and hip shaping sitting in the back of the cardigan

When choosing your size take into account that the waist measures approx 3” smaller and hip measures approx 2” larger than the bust measurement.

Garment shown has approximately 2” negative ease at bust.

Finished garment measures approx
bust - 79(86.4,94,101.6,109,117) cm / 31(34,37,40,43,46)”
waist - 71(79,86,94.101.5,109)cm / 28(31,34,37,40,43)
hip - 84(91,99,107,114,122)cm / 33(36,39,42,45,48)”

Fingering weight
Garment shown in The UnCommon Thread Super Sock
Col: Cobble

Needle (suggested size)
4.00mm (US 6) circular needle (or size to obtain gauge)
4.00mm (US 5) double pointed needle for sleeves (optional) (or size to obtain gauge)

Stitch markers
Buttons x 7
Tapestry needle
Waste yarn/stitch holders

24 stitches and 34 rows in 10cm/4” washed and dried