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Somerset Cardigan

A shawl collar cardigan with plenty of vintage charm.  The body is worked in a delicate texture stitch and looks truly luxurious in DK weight cashmere.  Just add leather buttons to complete the look.

Body is worked in pieces and seamed together.

Finished Measurements

Finished bust: 30 (32, 36, 40, 44, 49, 53)”/76 (81.5, 91.5, 101.5, 112, 124.5, 134.5)cm
Length: 19.5 (20, 20.5, 21, 21.5, 22.5, 23.5)”/49.5 (51, 52, 53.5, 54.5, 57, 59.5)cm

Materials

Black Pearl DK Cashmere: 100% Cashmere; 2oz/200yd skein; 5 (5, 5, 6, 7, 8, 8) skeins Chai Tea
1 pair US 5 (3.75mm) straight needles
1 pair US 4 (3.5mm) straight needles
1 Stitch holder
Tapestry needle
4 x 11/16″ buttons

Gauge

24 sts/32 rows = 4″/10cm in Texture stitch with US size 5 needles
30 sts/36 rows = 4″/10cm in 1×1 rib, slightly stretched with US size 4 needles

$6.00

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