Elegantly simple, this top-down raglan cardigan is sure to be a wardrobe staple. Knit seamlessly with an extra-long silhouette, this cardigan shows off a tweedy yarn.
Shown in size 38½”
Bust (closed) – 35(38½-41-44½-47½-51-54)”
Length – 25¾(26-26¼-26¾-27-27-27¾)”
Note: This garment was designed with approximately 0 – 4” of ease. Please take this into consideration when selecting your size.
8(9-10-11-11-12-13) balls BERROCO TUSCAN TWEED (50 grs), #9055 Cherries
36” length circular knitting needles, sizes 6 (4.00 mm), 7 (4.50 mm) and 8 (5.00mm) OR SIZE TO OBTAIN GAUGE
1 set (4) each double pointed knitting needles (dpns), sizes 6 (4.00 mm) and 7 (4.50 mm)
4 st markers
Waste yarn to hold sleeve sts
20 sts and 28 rows = 4” in St st on middle-sized needle
18 sts and 26 rows = 4” in St st on largest-sized needle
TO SAVE TIME, TAKE TIME TO CHECK GAUGE
This garment is worked from the top down. The yoke is worked with raglan shaping, then divided for body and sleeves. The body is worked in one piece; the sleeves are worked down, in the round. The front bands and neckband are picked up and worked afterwards.