This cardigan is worked from the top down and is designed to be seamless. You work the body and sleeves in one piece down to the armholes, followed by each sleeve.

 

Bust (when closed): 85 (90, 94.5, 100, 105, 109.5, 115.5, 120)cm / 331⁄2 (351⁄2, 371⁄4, 391⁄2, 411⁄4, 43, 451⁄2, 471⁄4)”

 

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Materials:

Socks Yeah DK by Coopknits (112m [122 yds] per 50g skein)

8 (8, 9, 10, 11, 11, 13, 14) x 50g skeins Sample photographed in shade 205 ‘Dionysus’

 

Needles:

Larger Needles: (for main fabric)
One circular (circ) in size 4mm / UK 8 / US 6, in length 80cm / 32”
One set of double-pointed needles in size 4mm / UK 8 / US 6 (or preferred needles suitable for working small circumferences in the round)

Smaller Needles: (for wrist, neck and buttonbands)
One circular (circ) in size 3.5mm / UK 9-10 / US 4, in length 80cm / 32”
One set of double-pointed needles in size 3.5mm / UK 9-10 / US 4 (or preferred needles suitable for working small circumferences in the round)

 

Notions:

Six stitch markers
Stitch holders or waste yarn Darning needle
Seven 12mm buttons

 

Tension:

21 sts and 31 rows to measure 10cm / 4” over stocking stitch after blocking using 4mm needles. 

 

Techniques:

Cast on (your preferred method), increasing and decreasing, picking up stitches, working in the round 

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