FINISHED MEASUREMENTS: Finished Bust (closed, 1 ½" overlap): 32 (34, 36 ¼, 39 ¼, 42 ½, 46 ¾, 51, 55 ¼) Length (hem to shoulder): 24 (24 ½, 25, 25 ¼ , 25 ¾, 26, 26 ¼, 26 ¾) Shown in size 36 ¼" to fit 36-38” bust. The finished fabric is very stretchy, so for a fitted look choose a size that is the same or 1-2” smaller than your bust measurement.
Shown in size 36 ¼" to fit 36-38" bust. The finished fabric is very stretchy, so for a fitted look choose a size that is the same or 1-2” smaller than your bust measurement.
YARN: 11 (11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 17, 18) skeins Feel Good Yarn Company® SilverSpun Sport (87% Combed Cotton, 5% Silver, 5% Nylon, 3% Spandex) - 173 yd per 50g skein in color Sugar Plum.
MATERIALS: US 8 / 5mm circular needles, 32” or longer, for body* US 8 / 5mm double pointed needles, for sleeves* US 6 / 4mm circular needles, 24” or longer, for front bands* *or size to obtain gauge stitch markers tapestry needle approximately 7 buttons, 7/8” diameter waste yarn
GAUGE: 22.5 sts and 36 rows = 4” square in St st, after washing
NOTES: This cushy cardigan features deep garter rib edgings on the body and sleeves, waist shaping, and a nice long sailor collar. The sleeves are worked in the round, while the body is worked back and forth in one piece to the underarms, where it’s joined with the sleeves to work the seamless raglan yoke. The garter stitch button bands are picked up and knit after the body is complete. The hip measurement is slightly larger than the bust for a flattering, easy to wear shape.
YARN: 10 (11, 12, 13, 14, 14, 15, 16) skeins of Feel Good Yarn Company® SilverSpun Sport (87% Combed Cotton/ 5% Silver / 5% Nylon / 3% Spandex) - 173 yd / 158 m per 1.75 oz / 50 g in color Sterling Indigo.
MATERIALS: US 8 / 5mm circular needle, 32” or longer* US 8 / 5mm in preferred style of small circumference knitting in the round* stitch markers - different colors tapestry needle stitch holder or waste yarn * or size needed to obtain gauge
GAUGE: 22.5 sts and 36 rows / rnds = 4” square in St st and Grid St, after washing 28 sts and 36 rows / rnds = 4” square in 1x1 Rib, relaxed
NOTES: This casual scoop-neck pullover is like your most comfortable sweatshirt! It features center front and back panels of easy-to-memorize Grid Stitch. The stockinette side panels make for easy waist shaping. The long set-in sleeves are worked in ribbing for a nicely stretchy and comfortable fabric that moves with you.
Body is worked in the round to the underarm, then back and forth to the shoulders. The sleeves are worked in the round to the underarm, then back and forth to shape the cap. Neckband is picked up and worked at the end.