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Graham

CABLED CARDIGAN WITH POCKETS


by Cecily Glowik MacDonald

MATERIALS

Approximately 1095 (1190, 1280, 1375, 1475, 1585, 1675, 1780, 1885) yards of worsted weight wool yarn
8 (9, 10, 10, 11, 12, 13, 13, 14) skeins of Brooklyn Tweed Shelter (100% US Targhee-Columbia Wool; 140 yards/50g)
Photographed in Faded Quilt

GAUGE

18 stitches & 26 rows/rounds = 4" in Stockinette Stitch with Gauge Needle, both before and after blocking
10-stitch Cable Panel measures approximately 1" after blocking

NEEDLES

One 32" circular needle and one set of four or five double-pointed needles (DPNs) in size needed to obtain gauge listed above
One 32" circular needle, one size smaller than Gauge Needle
Suggested: US 8 (5mm) & US 7 (4 mm)

FINISHED DIMENSIONS

30 (34, 37, 41, 44, 48, 52, 55, 59)" bust circumference.
Suggested ease: 1-2"
Sample is shown in size 34" with +1" ease on model

CONSTRUCTION NOTES

Body is worked first, in one piece, from the bottom up. Fronts and Back are divided at the underarm and worked separately for the remainder of pattern.
You will divide for pocket openings as you work the body, returning to work pocket linings during finishing.
Sleeves are worked second, in the round, from bottom up. Stitches are bound off at the underarm and sleeve cap is worked back and forth to end.
After shoulders are joined together, Collar is worked from remaining live stitches of Fronts and Back. Collar will maintain pattern as established in body throughout.

SKILL LEVEL

3 of 5

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