Mickelton Cardigan by Helen Metcalfe

Mickelton Cardigan

by Helen Metcalfe
July 2016
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
31 stitches and 39 rows = 4 inches
in Rib pattern
US 2 - 2.75 mm
US 2½ - 3.0 mm
558 - 930 yards (510 - 850 m)
0-3 (-6, 6-12, 12-18, 18-24) months
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The body of this cardigan is constructed in one piece from the bottom up until the armholes, then the two front pieces and back are worked separately. It features set-in sleeves that are knitted flat, the front trim is picked up and knitted once the main body is complete. The cable pattern that takes centre stage is quite a simple repeat, which is easy to memorise.