This bulky weight cardigan is one of the many patterns in Metropolitan Knits: Chic Designs for Urban Style by Melissa Wehrle. Adorned with a gentle lace pattern and ribbed cuffs and collar, the cardigan is the perfect cool weather accessory in spring and fall.
Gift Set includes Metropolitan Knits (pattern within) & selected yarn. This is the perfect winter gift for your favorite knitter! Buttons are not included with the set.
DESIGNER RECOMMENDED YARN: Any Bulky or Chunky Weight yarn. Shown in Ecological Wool by Cascade Yarns (100% Undyed Peruvian Highland Wool; 250g/478yd): 2 (3, 3, 4, 4) Skeins. PRE-ORDER now available. Please allow 10 business days for shipping. To view all 18 natural colors, please click here.
ALTERNATE YARN: Eco+ by Cascade Yarns (100% Peruvian Highland Wool; 250g/478yds): 2 (3, 3, 4, 4) Skeins This is the dyed version of Ecological Wool by Cascade Yarns. PRE-ORDER now available. Please allow 10 business days for shipping. Available in 60 colors.
ALTERNATE YARN: Lamb's Pride Bulky by Brown Sheep Co (85% Wool / 15% Mohair; 113g/125yds): 8 (10, 12, 14, 16) Skeins. This heathered yarn contains natural mohair colors mixed into the yarn. It is quite soft and warm for long winter nights.
NEEDLES: Size US 10 / 6mm circular needles, or size needed to obtain gauge as well as Size US 9 / 5.5 mm or one size smaller than larger needle, Double pointed needles in both sizes (optional)
OTHER TOOLS: Stitch Markers, 3 Stitch holders or waste yarn, Tapestry needle
SKILL LEVEL: Easy
GAUGE: 14 stitches and 20 rows = 4 inches in K2, P2 rib stitch
SIZE: S (M, L, XL, XXL) with 2-4" positive ease
FINISHED MEASUREMENTS: 36.5 (39, 41, 44.5, 50 1/2)"
YARDAGE: 956 - 1912 yards