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FAUX SEAM CARDIGAN


by Amy Christoffers

MATERIALS

Approximately 835 (920, 1005, 1095, 1175, 1280) yards of worsted weight wool yarn
6 (7, 8, 8, 9, 10) skeins of Brooklyn Tweed Shelter (100% American Targhee-Columbia Wool; 140 yards/50g)
Photographed in color Fauna

GAUGE

Finished Gauge:
18 stitches & 27 rounds = 4" in stockinette stitch with Size A Needles; before and after blocking

NEEDLES

Size A (for stockinette stitch):
One each 16" and 32" circular needles and a set of 5 double-pointed needles (DPNs) in size needed to obtain gauge listed
Suggested Size: 4 mm (US 7)

Size B (for Edging and Bands):
One 32" long circular needle two sizes smaller than Size A Needle
Suggested Size: 3 mm (US 5)

FINISHED DIMENSIONS

32 (36, 40, 43, 47, 50)" finished (snapped) garment at bust
Intended Ease: +1-2"
Sample shown is size 36" with +2" ease on model

SKILL LEVEL

3 of 5


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