Skerry cardigan by Katrine Birkenwasser

Skerry cardigan

December 2015
Aran (8 wpi) ?
16 stitches and 24 rows = 4 inches
in Stockinette stich in Isager Aran Tweed
US 7 - 4.5 mm
US 9 - 5.5 mm
500 - 600 yards (457 - 549 m)
98/104 - 116/122 – 128/134 cm (3/4 – 5/6 – 6/8 y) (For chest 58-63-67 cm [23-25-26 in.])
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Skerry cardigan is knit seamlessly from the bottom up with raglan shaping for sleeves. It features seed stitch edging in solid color and variegated body knitted with a textured yarn. Neckline is shaped with short rows. Add fake pockets for decoration or make real pockets. Instructions for both are given. This is a quick knit in aran weight yarn, here Isager Aran Tweed, with just enough details to keep you interested. The unisex design works for boys and girls.

Finished measurements: bust circumf. 68-73-78 cm 27-29-31 in., shoulder to hem 38-42-46 cm 15-16.5-18 in., sleeve to underarm 26-29-31 cm 10-11-12 in..

Yarn: Aran weight yarn. Use variegated for the body (here: Isager Aran Tweed in colorway black, 160m/100g) and solid for the edging (here: Novita 7 veljestä in colorway 661, 300m/150g). Yardage: body 320-360-400 meters (350-394-437 yards); edging 130-140-150 m (142-153-164 y), 4-5-6 buttons

Gauge: 19 sts and 36 rows = 10 cm 4 in in seed stitch using smaller needles and solid yarn. 16 sts and 24 rows = 10 cm 4 in in st st using larger needles and textured yarn.

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