Lady Cardigan knitting pattern
Lady Cardigan has a relaxed fit with set in sleeves giving this cardigan a casual elegance perfect for any occasion. The body of this knitted cardigan is worked flat and all in one piece so there are no sideseams. Sleeves are worked flat and sewn in. All colourwork is worked flat.
The PDF knitting pattern includes fully written instructions and schematic with measurements.
X-Small: UK sizes 4-6, to fit approx 73cm/29″ bust
Small: UK sizes 8-10, to fit approx 83cm/33″ bust
Medium: UK sizes 12-14, to fit approx 93cm/37″ bust
Large: UK sizes 16-18, to fit approx 102cm/40″ bust
X-Large: UK sizes 20-22, to fit approx 112cm/44″ bust
Yarn details: Sports/DK weight. Original sample if knitted in Purl Alpaca Designs Fine yarn, 100% alpaca, 116m/50g.
Colour A (main colour) - 5 (5, 6, 6, 7) balls
Colour B (contrast colour) - 4 (4, 4, 4, 5) balls
If knitted in one colour only - 9 (9, 10, 10, 12) balls
Tension: 18 sts and 24 rows to 10 cm square over Stocking Stitch.
Needles: 5mm straight needles and 5mm (100 - 120 cm cable) circular needles due to the length of the collar.
Always use a needle size that will result in the correct gauge after blocking.