Gilt Lace Cardigan by Susanna IC

Gilt Lace Cardigan

by Susanna IC
Knitting
January 2020
DK (11 wpi) ?
21 stitches and 28 rows = 4 inches
in St st on larger needle.
US 6 - 4.0 mm
US 5 - 3.75 mm
738 - 1353 yards (675 - 1237 m)
33½ (37, 40, 44, 49, 52)" circumference at underarm, buttoned.
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The short-sleeved Gilt Lace Cardigan is a perfect layering piece for warmer seasons, partly thanks to the cotton-linen blend yarn that it uses. This cardigan is worked back and forth from the top down with raglan shaping. The sleeves are worked in the round from the top down.

Difficulty Intermediate

Yarn Weight 3

Finished Size 33½ (37, 40, 44, 49, 52)“ circumference at underarm, buttoned. Cardigan shown measures 33½”; modeled with 1½“ of negative ease.

Yarn Knit Picks CotLin (70% Tanguis cotton, 30% linen; 123 yd 112 m/1¾ oz 50 g): Mustard Seed, 6 (7, 8, 9, 10, 11) skeins.

Needles Size 6 (4 mm): 32” circular (cir) and set of double-pointed = (dpn). Size 5 (3.75 mm): set of dpn. Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.

Notions Markers (m); stitch holders; one ¾“ button; tapestry needle.

Gauge 21 sts and 28 rows = 4” in St st on larger needle.

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NOTES

  • This cardigan is worked back and forth from the top down with raglan shaping. The sleeves are worked in the round from the top down.

  • A circular needle is used to accommodate the large number of stitches.

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