Product description

This cozy, long cardigan is the perfect sweater for Fall layering. The designer suggests 3-4 inches of positive ease, giving it a comfortable, oversized feel while still maintaining a slimming waist shape. Staggered vine lace motifs and a deep, relaxed v-neck give this classic garment knitterly appeal.

Designer: Michele Wang

Collection: Wool People 1

 

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Long V-neck Cardigan

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  • Product description

    This cozy, long cardigan is the perfect sweater for Fall layering. The designer suggests 3-4 inches of positive ease, giving it a comfortable, oversized feel while still maintaining a slimming waist shape. Staggered vine lace motifs and a deep, relaxed v-neck give this classic garment knitterly appeal.

    Designer: Michele Wang

    Collection: Wool People 1

     

  • Pattern materials

    YARDAGE

    • Approximately 1105 (1215, 1350, 1465, 1610) yards of worsted weight wool yarn


    YARN

    • 8 (9, 10, 11, 12) skeins of Brooklyn Tweed Shelter (100% American Targhee-Columbia wool; 140 yards/50g)
    • Photographed in color Nest


  • Pattern specs

    GAUGE

    • 18 sts & 26 rows = 4″ in flat stockinette stitch with Size A needle, after blocking
    • 18 sts & 26 rows = 4″ in Vine Lace pattern with Size B needle, after blocking


    NEEDLES

    Size A needle (for Main Fabric):

    • One 24″ circular needle in size needed to obtain stockinette stitch gauge listed
    • Suggested Size: 5 mm (US 8)


    Size B needle (for Lace):

    • One 24″ circular needle one size larger than Gauge Needle
    • Suggested Size: 5.5 mm (US 9)


    Size C needle (for Ribbing and Buttonband):

    • One 60″ circular needle three sizes smaller than Gauge Needle
    • Suggested Size: 3.75 mm (US 5)


    FINISHED DIMENSIONS

    • 34 (38, 42, 46, 50)” blocked circumference at chest
    • Intended ease: +2-3″
    • Sample shown is 38″ with +2″ ease on model


    SIZES

    • Women’s XS (S, M, L, XL)


  • Pattern Updates

    2 April 2012: Version 1.1

    On page 3, in the section for “Front”: second column, 4th paragraph down, under All Sizes Resume, the instructions originally said to “repeat the last 4 rows until piece measures 7” from cast-on edge.” This instruction has been changed to be knit to 7.5” from cast-on edge.

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