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Gooseberry Cardigan

Sep 15, 2009
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Easy top-down raglan cardigan worked in a DK-weight merino/alpaca/silk yarn. The classic styling of this jacket is owed to the wide fold back collar, deep raglan shaping, and casual fit. Neat buttonholes and finishing make for a timeless sweater.

Designer Hannah Fettig
Finished Size 33 (36½, 40, 43¾, 48, 51¾)" bust circumference, buttoned.
Yarn Valley Yarns Northfield (70% merino, 20% alpaca, 10% silk; 124 yd [114 m]/50 g): summer plum, 10 (11, 12, 13, 14, 15) skeins. Yarn distributed by WEBS.
Needles Size 6 (4 mm): 24" and 16" circulars (cir). Size 5 (3.75 mm): 24" and 16" cirs. Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.
Notions
• Markers (m);
• tapestry needle;
• eight 1" buttons;
• sewing needle and thread.
Gauge 22 sts and 28 rows = 4" in St st on larger needle.


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phylstan1 wrote
on Jun 1, 2010 11:50 PM