Nightingale Cardigan by Noriko Ho

Nightingale Cardigan

Knitting
June 2017
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
20 stitches and 29 rows = 4 inches
in pattern stitch
US 8 - 5.0 mm
US 6 - 4.0 mm
1095 - 1970 yards (1001 - 1801 m)
Bust (closed) – 29(33-37-41-45-49)"
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This slim-fitting cardigan from designer Noriko Ho is a perfect wardrobe staple. Knit from the top down, both the body and sleeves feature a simple textured stitch pattern. Pockets are added before finishing.

Shown in Size 33”

FINISHED MEASUREMENTS
Bust (closed) – 29(33-37-41-45-49)“
Length – 23½(24½-25-26-26½-27½)”
Note: This garment was designed with approximately 2” of negative ease to 2” of positive ease. Please take this into consideration when selecting your size.

YARN
BERROCO ULTRA WOOL (100 grs): 5(6-6-7-8-9) balls #33145 Sour Cherry

NEEDLES AND NOTIONS
29” circular needles, sizes 6 (4.00 mm) and 8 (5.00 mm) or size to obtain gauge
1 set (4) each double-pointed needles (dpns), sizes 6 (4.00 mm) and 8 (5.00 mm)
Tapestry needle
6(6-6-6-7-7) ½“ buttons
2 st markers
Removable st marker

GAUGE
20 sts and 29 rows = 4” in Pattern St on larger needles.
To save time, take time to check gauge.

NOTE
This garment is worked from the neck down. Shoulders and sleeve caps are shaped using short rows.