Drapey Cardigan by Lion Brand Yarn

Drapey Cardigan

February 2012
Aran (8 wpi) ?
16 stitches and 24 rows = 4 inches
in Textured stitch using larger needles
US 7 - 4.5 mm
US 9 - 5.5 mm
1190 - 2380 yards (1088 - 2176 m)
XS/S, M/L, 1X/2X
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Comfortable and warm, this cardigan is the perfect project to keep you cozy this winter. (Lion Brand Yarn)

Lion Brand Pattern #: L10572


SIZE: Adult (Multiple Sizes)
XS/S (M/L, 1X/2X)

Finished Bust
36 (48, 56) in.
91.5 (122, 142) cm

Finished Length
24 (27, 31) in.
61 (68.5, 78.5) cm

Vanna’s Choice® (Article #860) 7 (10, 14) balls
Shown in Brick

Circular Knitting Needles 29 inches Size 7
Circular Knitting Needles 29 inches Size 9
Stitch Holders

A circular needle is used to accommodate large number of stitches. Work back and forth on circular needle as if working on straight needles.

Textured Stitch (2 rows)
K2P2 Rib

Cardigan is worked in one piece beginning at lower edge of back. Stitches are cast on for sleeves then piece is divided and the fronts worked separately down to lower edge.

Fold Cardigan across shoulder line and sew side and sleeve seams, including cuffs.

Collar: Right and left halves of collar are worked separately and sewn together at center of back neck.

Construction schematics are provided.