The cardigan is knitted flat from the bottom up working the back, two fronts and sleeves separately.
It also features set-in sleeves.
The two front bands are knitted and joined to each front using mattress stitch. The neck band is worked by picking up stitches across both fronts and back neck and knitting 8 rows in k1, p1 rib stitch.
Suggested Yarn: Touch Yarns Merino 8ply (50g) Solids & Tweeds
Yarn weight: DK / 8 ply (11 wpi)
Gauge: 26 stitches and 36 rows = 4 inches (10 cm) in stocking stitch
Needle size: US 5 – 3.75 mm & US 6 – 4.0 mm
Yardage: 1400 – 1800 yards (1280 - 1646 m)
34, 36, 38, 40, 42 inches
86.5, 91.5, 96.5, 101.5, 106.5 cm
Attributes: adult, bottom-up, buttonholes, female, fitted, lace, positive-ease, schematic, scoop-neck, seamed, selvedge, set-in-sleeve, worked-flat, written-pattern