Subtle Lines Cardigan by Judith Brien

Subtle Lines Cardigan

Knitting
October 2020
fingering weight / 4 ply
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
28 stitches and 38 rows = 4 inches
in stockinette
US 2½ - 3.0 mm
US 4 - 3.5 mm
1105 - 1841 yards (1010 - 1683 m)
1 - 8
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Subtle Lines is a knit to wear as a layering piece over t-shirts, skinny jumpers, dresses or high waisted pants and jeans. It is so named as it features an easy-to-knit and memorise subtle texture pattern that runs in vertical lines on the body and sleeves.

Yarn
The sample shown is knitted in Biches & Buches Le Petit Lambswool, but you can choose to knit it in any fingering weight/4 ply yarn. The sample, knitted in size 2, used 4.5 skeins of yarn.
You will need approximately
97cm (38)” 1100 yds
102cm (40)” 1220 yds
107cm (42.5)” 1350 yds
113cm (44.5)” 1480 yds
118cm (46.5)” 1530 yds
123cm (48.5)” 1660 yds
127cm (50)” 1790 yds
132cm (52)” 1840 yds

Gauge
Stockinette: 28 sts / 38 rows in 10 cm / 4 inches on 3.5 mm (US 4)
Slip Stitch: 28 sts / 38 rows in 10 cm / 4 inches on 3.5 mm (US 4)

Gauge of slip stitch might be slightly different but can be easily blocked to same gauge as stockinette.
Bands

1 x 1 rib: approximately 38 rows in 10 cm / 4 inches on 3 mm (US 2.5)

Construction
It is a seamless, top down construction with a V-neck, a welted ‘seam’ that flows from the dropped shoulder down each sleeve, and it has pockets incorporated into the rib band.

Sizes and ease
It comes in 8 sizes that measure from 97 cm / 38 inches through to 132 cm / 52 inches finished bust.

As ease is a personal choice, choose the size with the amount of ease you desire. This cardigan is intended to have a relaxed fit and will fit well with positive ease anywhere between 8 cm / 3 inches and 20 cm / 8 inches.

Materials
Removable clip markers for Japanese short rows and braid
Regular markers for beginning of rounds and pattern changes
Tapestry needle for darning ends / sewing pockets
Four buttons of approx 1.5 cm / 3/4 inch diameter
Stitch holder or waste yarn

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