The Chunky Cardigan has repeatable panels that run the length from top to bottom and accentuated with a wide ribbed collar and cuffs. The cardigan is from Norah Gaughan's Knitted Cable Sourcebook and is knit in pieces from the bottom up, and short rows shape the collar.
Kit includes Norah Gaughan's Knitted Cable Sourcebook (pattern inside), buttons and selected yarn. For yarn winding services, click here.
DESIGNER RECOMMENDED YARN: Puffin by Quince & Co. (100% American Wool; 100g/112yds): 11 (12, 13, 14, 15-16, 17) Skeins. Shown in Aubouin.
ALTERNATE YARN: 128 Superwash by Cascade Yarns (100% Superwash Merino Wool; 100g/128yds): 10 (11, 12, 13, 14, 15) Skeins. Use Feather Grey to match photos. PRE-ORDER now available in all colors. Please contact us prior to placing your order for color availability, and allow at least 10 business days for shipping to your location.
ALTERNATE YARN: Lamb's Pride Bulky (85% Wool / 15% Mohair; 113g/125yds): 10 (11, 12, 13, 14, 15) Skeins. Use Color Oatmeal to match the photos. PRE-ORDER now available in all colors. Please contact us prior to placing your order for color availability, and allow at least 5 business days for shipping to your location.
SIZE: XS (S, M, L, XL-XXL, XXXL) Modeled with 9" positive ease.
FINISHED MEASUREMENTS: 39 (42.75, 46.75, 51.5, 55-58.75, 62.75)"
YARDAGE: 1232 - 1904 yds
SKILL LEVEL: Intermediate - Short Rows, Cables, Piecework
NEEDLES: Size US 10.5 / 6.5mm & US 9 / 5.5mm circular or straight needles and US 9 / 5.5mm 32" circular needle, or size needed to obtain gauge
OTHER TOOLS: Stitch Markers, Stitch holder or waste yarn, 5 buttons measuring 1" across
GAUGE: 13 stitches x 18 rows = 4 inches in stockinette stitch
Images courtesy of Jared Flood/Abrams