Benwick Cardigan

Oct 10, 2013
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Kathleen Dames

FINISHED SIZE 32 (34, 36, 38, 40, 42, 44)" bust circumference, closed. Cardigan shown measures 32".
YARN String Theory Merino DK (100% superwash Merino; 280 yd [256 m]/4 oz [113 g]): cobalt, 4 (5, 5, 5, 5, 5, 5) skeins.
NEEDLES Size 6 (4 mm): two 29" or longer circular (cir). Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge, and choose a needle length close to desired chest circumference.
NOTIONS Markers (m); cable needle (cn); coil-less safety pins or locking stitch markers; stitch holders or waste yarn; tapestry needle; 7 hook-and-eye sets; sharp-point sewing needle and matching thread.
GAUGE 20 sts and 30 rows = 4" in St st; 8 sts of Vertical Aran Braid at each front edge measure about ¾" wide; 32 sts (8 patt reps) of Horizontal Aran Braid measure about 3¼" wide.


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Wishes2 wrote
on Oct 27, 2013 7:11 PM
jevans143 wrote
on Oct 21, 2013 1:27 AM