Lyons Cardigan

Oct 17, 2013
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Designer Amy Keefer

Finished Size 32 (34 1/2, 36 1/2, 39, 41, 42 1/2)" bust circumference, buttoned. Cardigan shown measures 32", modeled with 2" of negative ease.

Yarn Classic Elite Yarns MountainTop Chalet (70% baby alpaca, 30% bamboo; 98 yd [90 m]/1 3/4 oz [50 g]): #7406 camel (light brown; A), 5 (5, 6, 6, 7, 7) skeins; #7438 chestnut (brown; B), 4 (4, 5, 5, 5, 6) skeins; #7436 sand (cream; C), 2 (2, 2, 2, 2, 3) skeins.

Needles Body and sleeves—size 10 (6 mm). Bands—size 9 (5.5 mm): 32" circular (cir). Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.

Notions Stitch holders; tapestry needle; five 1" buttons; size H/8 (5 mm) crochet hook.

Gauge 14 sts and 18 rows = 4" in Dropped St st (see Notes) on larger needles.


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