Simply Shaped Cardigan by Kiyomi Burgin

Simply Shaped Cardigan

Knitting
October 2014
DK (11 wpi) ?
24 stitches and 29 rows = 4 inches
in Stockinette st
US 5 - 3.75 mm
990 - 1870 yards (905 - 1710 m)
X-small (small, medium, large, X-large, 2X-large)
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Drop shoulder cardigan with rib details, and rounded front corners. To fit with 5-7.5 cm/ 2-3 ins ease.

Finished Dimensions:
Bust (approx):89 (99, 109, 119.5, 129.5, 139.5) cm/ 35 (39, 43, 47, 51, 55) ins
Length to shoulder: 53.5 (56, 58.5, 61, 63.5, 66) cm/ 21 (22, 23, 24, 25, 26) in
Armhole circumference: 38 (43, 47, 49.5, 57.5) cm/ 13 ½ (14½, 15½, 16, 17, 17½) ins
Sleeve length to underarm: 35.5 (37, 38, 39.5, 40.5, 42) cm/ 14 (14½, 15, 15½, 16, 16½) ins

Materials:
- 9 (11, 12, 14, 15, 17) skeins of Earth Collection ALPACA PERU NATURAL (color #1410), each 50 g/ 1¾ oz and approx 100 m/ 110 yds (100% superfine alpaca)

  • Pair of needles 3.75 mm/ US 5, or size required to achieve correct tension
  • Pair of needles 3.25 mm/ US 3, or size required to achieve correct tension
  • Stitch holders
  • Yarn needle
  • 5 (5, 5, 5, 6, 6) 19 mm/ ¾ ins buttons