Damien Cardigan

Cardigan Knitting PatternThe Damien Cardigan by Pam Allen is featured in Interweave Knits Fall 2016. The pattern can be purchased on its own or with the magazine.

Wrap yourself in comfort with the Damien Cardigan. This long, textured cardigan serves as a light coat in the fall and transitions to a winter staple. Expect to cherish this classic wardrobe piece for years to come.

Skill Level Easy

Finished Size 43¾ (46½, 49½, 52¼, 55¼, 58¼)” bust circumference. Cardigan shown measures 46½”; modeled with 12″ of positive ease.

Yarn Quince & Co. Owl (50% American wool, 50% alpaca; 120 yd [110 m]/1¾ oz
[50 g]): #319 acacia, 14 (15, 15, 17, 18, 19) skeins.

Needles Sizes 8 (5 mm) and 9 (5.5 mm): 32″ circular (cir) and set of double-pointed (dpn). Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.

Notions Markers (m); cable needle (cn); stitch holders; tapestry needle.

Gauge 22 sts and 26 rows = 4″ in Woven St patt on larger needle; 22 sts and 26 rows = 4″ in k2, p2 rib on smaller needle, relaxed.

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About sarahrothberg

Sarah Rothberg is the assistant editor for Interweave Knits. Graduating from the University of Missouri with a bachelor’s degree in Journalism, she has a diverse background in knitting, photography, videography, drawing, sculpting, writing, and painting. She started learning textile arts with embroidery and crochet from her great-grandmother and grandmother and started knitting in college by making scarves for her friends. She now aspires to take on more complex projects and break out of her scarf-centric comfort zone.