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Yellow Brick Road Cardi

Knitting
May 2014
Worsted / 10 ply (9 wpi) ?
18 stitches and 25 rows = 4 inches in stst
US 7 - 4.5 mm
US 8 - 5.0 mm
790 - 1250 yards (722 - 1143 m)
XS to 2XL
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Yellow Brick Road is now available also in French! Thank you Nathalie!

Yellow Brick Road is a comfortable cardigan with lace motif around the yoke. The garment is mostly worked flat, from the top down totally seamlessly with waist shaping.

The cardigan is intended to be worn with 0-2 inches/0-10 cm of positive ease.

The sleeves are designed to fit loosely until the elbow, but is easy obtain a full lenght sleeve and/or a closer fit by adding some decrease round.

The lace pattern is available in both charted and written directions.

A full pleats photo-tutorial is included.


Sizes XS (S, M1, M2, L, 1X, 2X)
Chest (finished measures): 33 (35, 38, 40, 44, 46, 50) inches/
84, (89, 97, 103, 112, 117, 127)cm

Gauge after blocking:
18 sts & 25 rows = 10 cm/4 inches in stst on larger needle

Materials:
- Malabrigo Rios (100% Superwash Merino wool; 100 grams - 210 yds ; color 096 - Sunset) - 4 (4, 5, 5, 5, 6, 6) skeins
or approx. 790 (840, 930, 980, 1050,1130, 1250) yards of heavy DK/Worsted weight yarn

  • 36” / 90cm or longer US7/4,5mm circular needle

  • 36” / 90cm or longer US8/5mm circular needle or different size to obtain gauge

  • US8/5mm dpns (optional)

  • one US7/4,5mm or smaller dpn or cable needle (for pleats)

  • 4 stitch markers

  • yarn needle

  • waste yarn or stitch holders

  • 11 (11, 12, 12, 13, 13, 14) ¾ “/18mm buttons