Cortex Cardigan

Jun 4, 2012
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Cortex Cardigan
Norah Gaughan

A simple-looking shrug takes its drape from interesting construction. Slimming vertical lines and a cropped fit make this a perfect layering piece.

FINISHED SIZE 37½ (45, 53½)" bust circumference. Cardigan shown measures 37½", modeled with 2-4" of ease.
YARN Berroco Lago (81% viscose, 19% linen; 103 yd [95 m]/1¾ oz [50 g]): #8410 steelpan, 6 (7, 10) skeins.
NEEDLES Size 7 (4.5 mm): straight and 29" circular (cir). Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.
NOTIONS Markers (m); stitch holders; tapestry needle.
GAUGE 18 sts and 28 rows = 4" in St st; 21 sts and 28 rows = 4" in k3, p3 rib, slightly stretched.

 


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