Aurora Cardigan Junior by Nashwa Sakr

Aurora Cardigan Junior

July 2023
both are used in this pattern
yarn held together
+ Fingering
= Aran (8 wpi) ?
19 stitches and 26 rows = 4 inches
in stockinette stitch
US 6 - 4.0 mm
US 4 - 3.5 mm
1170 - 2340 yards (1070 - 2140 m)
4-5 (5-6, 6-7, 7-8, 8-9, 9-10, 10-12, 12-14) years
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Chest circumference:
Approximately 74cm (76cm, 79cm, 81cm, 83cm, 87cm, 93cm, 98cm).

Total length from shoulders:
Approximately 42cm (44cm, 46cm, 48cm, 50cm, 52cm, 54.5cm, 56.5cm).
(These measurements concerned the finished work NOT the person wearing it)

Recommended needles:
3.5mm, 4mm circular needles, 80 cm long.
3.5mm, 4mm short circular needles or dpns.

Garn studio Drops Nord (powder pink no.12)
(Content: 100% Alpaca. Weight/Length: 50gm= Approx. 167m)
Garn studio Drops Brushed Alpaca Silk (powder pink no.12)

Amount of yarn used:
Drops Nord: 150gm (150gm, 200gm, 200gm, 250gm, 250gm, 300gm, 300gm).
Drops Brushed Alpaca Silk: 100gm (100gm, 125gm, 125gm, 150gm, 150gm, 175gm, 200gm).

Buttons (15 mm): 5 (5, 6, 6, 6, 7, 7, 7) buttons.

19 sts x 26 rows/rounds in stockinette stitch on larger needles = 10cm x 10cm
(Take your time to get correct stitch AND round gauge. You might change needles size to get the correct gauge)