Pattern Booklet: 
Craft: 
Knit
Skill Level: 
Intermediate
Project Type: 
Women’s Clothing
Designer: 
Amy Christoffers

Modular knitting makes the most of the color changes in Berroco Sesame! The sleeves and yoke of this cardigan knitting pattern are worked sideways to the center, then stitches for the lower section are picked up and worked down. Finally, a wide collar is knit around front openings and neck.

FINISHED MEASUREMENTS
Bust (closed):  36 (40, 44, 48, 52, 56, 60)"
Length:  27 (27, 27½, 27½, 28¼, 28¼, 29½)” measured down center back
Shown in size 40".  Recommended ease:  2–4" positive ease.
YARN
BERROCO SESAME (100 grs):  6 (7, 8, 8, 9, 10, 11) balls #7448 Zen Garden
NEEDLES and NOTIONS
Two 29" circular needles, size 7 (4.50 mm) or size to obtain gauge
2 stitch markers
GAUGE
20 sts and 40 rows = 4" in Garter St
Pattern Corrections: 

Lovage, p. 33-34 in booklet (PDF versions have been updated)

Right Sleeve

Rep Inc Row every 16th (16th, 12th 16th, 12th, 12th,12th, 6th) row 8 (8, 11, 8, 11, 11, 17) times more, working incs in Garter St...
 
- posted 7/22/19
 
Finishing
Collar: With RS facing, begin at lower right front edge, pick up and knit approximately 124 (124, 126, 126, 130, 130, 136) sts along right front edge, 38 sts across back neck edge, then 124 (124, 126, 126, 130, 130, 136) sts along left front edge, or 1 st in each st and 1 st in each garter ridge—286 (286, 290, 290, 298, 298, 310) sts.  (Exact stitch count is not crucial.) Work even in Garter St for 4½", end on WS.  Bind off purlwise on RS.  Weave in all ends and block as desired.
 
- posted 4/15/20