Arthington by Ann Kingstone


November 2017
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
21 stitches and 28 rows = 4 inches
in Stocking stitch/stockinette
US 7 - 4.5 mm
1430 - 2622 yards (1308 - 2398 m)
To fit 32, 34, 36, 38, 40, 42, 44, 46, 48, 50, 52, 54, 56, 58" chest.
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With an unusual construction using a sideways knit cabled strip with German short rows to form a crescent shape for the yoke detail, Arthington is an interesting and satisfying knit. Integral icord details and princess line shaping add further interest, overall creating a flattering cardigan.

To fit 32(34:36:38:40:42:44:46:48:50:52:54:56:58)“ chest. The finished chest measurements include 5–10cm/2–4” of positive ease.

Worsted/light aran/heavy DK weight yarn with approximately 218 metres/238 yards per 100g. You will require 6(6:7:7:7:8:8:9:9:9:9:10:10:11) x 100g skeins.

The pictured sample was knitted with The Fibre Company ‘Cumbria’ in Buttermere.

4.5mm/US 7 needles for small and large diameter circular knitting.
4 stitchmarkers.
7 buttons: 20mm/¾“ size.

21 sts and 28 rows/rounds per 10cm/4” in blocked stocking stitch/stockinette.
Adjust needle size as necessary to achieve the specified tension.