iHeart Cardi by Amanda Kaffka

iHeart Cardi

September 2017
Aran (8 wpi) ?
10 stitches and 16 rows = 4 inches
in Stockinette
US 11 - 8.0 mm
US 13 - 9.0 mm
636 - 736 yards (582 - 673 m)
S/M & L/XL
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Wrap yourself in love with the cozy iHeart Cardi. Stylish yet cuddly, this oversized bulky cardigan features drop shoulders and bold heart colorwork detail on the front pockets and on the back. It comes in two sizes (S/M and L/XL) and is worked flat in pieces, then seamed together at the shoulders and sides. The sleeves are picked up from the body and worked flat, then seamed together. Throw your iHeart Cardi on over a T-shirt and jeans — or over a dress to stand out!

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MC: WOOL AND THE GANG Take Care Mohair (109 yards/100 meters of chunky weight mohair) x 5 (6) balls.
Sample shown in color Space Black.
CC: WOOL AND THE GANG Take Care Mohair (109 yards/100 meters of chunky weight mohair) x 1 ball.
Sample shown in color Blue Chalk.

4 Stitch holders or scrap yarn, if you prefer.
Tapestry needle to weave in ends & sew side seams.
2 Removable Stitch markers for marking Sleeve placement.

Bust: 52”/132 cm; Hips: 48”/122 cm; Side Seam: 14”/35.5 cm; CF Length: 25”/63.5 cm; CB Length: 26”/66 cm.


  • Cardi worked flat and in pieces (Fronts, Back & Sleeves), bottom up.

  • Dropped Shoulders (seamed together using Three Needle Bind Off technique).

  • Sleeve sts are picked up from Body and worked flat from Body to Cuff.

  • Side Seams & Sleeves are seamed.

  • Intarsia Method for Heart colorwork is recommended.

  • iHeart Cardi comes in 2 sizes: S/M (L/XL).

  • Fits oversized (positive ease).