Chiral Cardigan

Jul 15, 2010
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An asymmetrical cardigan features ruched front edge, ruffled trim, V-neck, waist shaping, and set-in sleeves. An unusual alpaca yarn is used to great effect in a structured but draped sweater.

Designer Coralie Meslin
Finished Size 32 (36, 40, 44, 47, 50)" bust circumference. Sweater shown measures 36", modeled with 2" positive ease.
Yarn Rowan Lima (84% alpaca, 8% merino, 8% nylon; 109 yd [100 m]/50 g): #884 Cusco (purple heather), 7 (8, 9, 10, 11, 12) skeins. Yarn distributed by Westminster Fibers.
Needles 10 (6.5 mm). Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.
Notions Five ⅞" buttons; stitch holders; tapestry needle.
Gauge 16 sts and 22 rows = 4" in St st.


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