Vino Cardigan by Laura Chau

Vino Cardigan

by Laura Chau
Knitting
April 2007
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
18 stitches and 28 rows = 4 inches
in stockinette
US 9 - 5.5 mm
1500 - 2500 yards (1372 - 2286 m)
32 - 56
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This pattern was updated in February 2020, with corrected stitch counts.

The perfect answer to fickle weather. Long and luxurious, Vino is surprisingly quick to knit up in a squishy superwash merino. Ribbing adds interest to the bands and sleeves, while the stockinette body skims your figure.

Finished Size
Bust: 32 (36, 40, 44, 48, 52, 56) inches around fullest part of bust
Length: 36 (38, 38, 41, 41, 41, 41) inches from top of shoulder to hem

Materials
- 6 (7, 7, 8, 9, 9, 10) skeins Dream in Color “Classy” (Worsted), 250 yards/4 oz skein;
Shown colour November Muse

  • 5.5 mm/US 9 32-inch circular needles or size needed to achieve gauge
  • spare needle for Three-Needle Bind-off
  • 5 to 7 1-inch buttons (depending on preference!) OR 3-4 toggles (shown)
  • tapestry needle

Gauge
18 stitches/28 rows = 10 cm square in stockinette stitch

DIFFICULTY
This pattern is suitable for an adventurous beginner. Skills needed: cast on, knit, purl, increase, decrease, ribbing, picking up stitches, sewing up.