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Cromarty

This gorgeously soft, top down, raglan cardigan features large scale lace and cables running down the centre back to the waist. A grown-on, seed stitch belt can either be tied in a large bow at the back or to close the cardigan at the front. Mirror image cables run down the fronts and continue on to the seed stitch trim. There are subtle godets that shape the body from the waist down where the back dips lower than the front with some short row shaping. The sleeves have lace panels running down the centre and the body is finished with a dramatically cabled collar.

Finished Chest Circumference: 28 (29.5, 32, 35, 38, 41, 43)” 71 (75, 81, 89, 96.5, 104, 109) cm
Note: Allow 2 - 3” / 5 - 7.5cm of positive ease.

Yarn
Blue Sky Alpacas Worsted Organic Cotton (100% Cotton),100g/3.53oz, 150yds/137m.
6 (6, 7, 7, 8, 8, 9) Skeins of 629 Ladybug.
Or yarn that knits to specified gauge.

Needles
1 24”/60cm or longer US 8/5mm circular needle
1 24”/60cm or longer US 9/5.5mm circular needle if using the Magic Loop method.
If preferred you could use a pair of straight needles for the body, collar and belt and a small circumference circular needle / set of double pointed needles for the sleeves.

Gauge
16 stitches x 20 rows = 4”/10cm worked in Stockinette Stitch using US 9/5.5mm knitting needles
Or size needed to obtain gauge.

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PDF pattern
$9 USD
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