This is one of the most well-loved cardigan design from Alexa Ludeman, one of the partners in Tin Can Knits. Gorgeous antlers adorn the yoke of this cardigan while ribbing accentuates the hems. Simple and refined, this unisex pattern fits babies, children & adults! Please click here for the adult sized kits. (The pattern includes all 16 sizes!) Please see this tutorial from Tincanknits regarding this pattern.
Kit includes pattern, selected yarn & buttons. Please enter your button choice in "Notes" at checkout.
DESIGNER RECOMMENDED YARN: Vintage by Madelinetosh (100% Merino Wool; 200 yds): 2 (2, 3, 3, 4, 5) Skeins. Shown in colorway Antler.
ALTERNATE YARN: Rios by Malabrigo (100% Superwash Merino Wool; 100g/210yds): 2 (2, 3, 3, 4, 5) Skeins.
ALTERNATE YARN: Classic Worsted by O-Wool (100% Organic Merino Wool; 50g/99yds): 3 (4, 5, 7, 8, 9) Skeins. All O-Wool yarn is spun and dyed using low impact dyes and is made in the Northeastern United States from South American merino wool. This environmentally sensitive yarn comes in a large array of beautifully dyed tonal colors, so please alternate skeins to minimize color pooling. We always sort yarns so that you get matching dye lots. To see our in-stock colors, click here. Pre-Order now available in any color. Please allow at least 6 business days for delivery to your location.
ALTERNATE YARN: Lamb's Pride Worsted by Brown Sheep Co (85% USA Wool / 15% USA Mohair; 113g/190yds): 2 (2, 3, 4, 5, 5) Skeins
SIZE: 0/6 MO (6/12/24MO, 2/4, 4/6, 6/8, 8/10)
FINISHED MEASUREMENTS: Chest 18 (19-20, 22, 24, 26, 28)", Arm Length 7.5 (8-8.5, 10.5, 12, 14, 16)"
YARDAGE: 280 (330-360, 440, 600, 700, 850) yds of worsted or aran weight yarn
SKILL LEVEL: Advanced Beginner to Intermediate
NEEDLES: Size US 6 / 4.0mm & US 8 / 5.0mm 24" circular needles and Double Points in each size, or size needed to obtain gauge
OTHER TOOLS: Cable Needle, Stitch Markers, Darning Needle, Waste yarn or stitch holders, 5 Buttons in .75" diameter
GAUGE: 18 sts = 4" in stockinette stitch on larger needles
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