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Tissue Cardigan

Feb 18, 2010
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Women's seamless cardigan knit with two strands of yarn held doubled. A simple lace yoke and slightly puffed sleeves at the wrists add visual interest.

Designer Deborah Newton
Finished Size 34½ (39, 43, 47, 51)" bust circumference. Cardigan shown measures 39", modeled with some positive ease.
Yarn Misti Alpaca Lace (100% alpaca; 437 yd [400 m]/50 g): #NT304 natural dark tan, 5 (6, 6, 7, 7) balls.
Needles Body and sleeves—size 9 (5.5 mm) 24" circular (cir). Pick-up and trim—size 8 (5 mm): 24" cir. Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.
• Removable markers or waste yarn;
• five ⅝" buttons;
• tapestry needle.
Gauge 19 sts and 25 rows = 4" in St st on larger needle with yarn doubled.

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cbinnendijk wrote
on Mar 13, 2010 1:51 PM
on Feb 19, 2010 8:57 AM

This is one of my favorite all-time designs that I have done!   The sweater is as light as a feather-- great yarn and natural color.  Great for spring and summer. 

If I ever find time, I would like to make it for myself!

Best-- Deborah Newton