The cardigan in knit and purl stitches is knit top down with raglan increases. The ¾ sleeves are knit in stockinette stitch in the round on double pointed needles or with the magic loop method. The button bands are knit separately. Front and back are visually divided: one side is knit in stockinette stitch, the other side in reverse stockinette stitch. Both at the button bands aswell as at the ribbed hems, the cardigan has decorative rolled edges.
Sizes XS (S) M (L) XL
Bust measurements finished cardigan:
86 (94) 106 (114) 122 cm
300 (300) 350 (350) 400 g Schachenmayr Summer Shine (85% cotton, 6% viscose, 6% polyamide, 6% polyester, meterage 145 m/50 g).
Here: colour Seegrün, no. 00170.
5 buttons (1,5cm diameter)
Recommended needles: Circular needle 3,5mm, 100cm long, Circular needle 3,5mm, 80cm long (for the magic loop method) or double pointed needles 3,5mm, Circular needle 3mm, 100cm long, Circular needle 3mm, 80cm long (for the magic loop method) or double pointed needles 3mm
or the needle size you need for obtaining the correct gauge
5 stitch marker (1 stm in contrast colour), 2 stitch holders or extra piece of yarn, wool needle, measuring tape, scissors,
7 (7) 7 (8) 8 buttons (1,7 cm diameter)
10 x 10 cm in stockinette stitch=
20 sts x 34 rows on needle 3,5 mm