"Easy to knit, wear, and love."
Relaxed and lightweight, Akeley is just the sort of cardigan that feels comfortable and chic over any outfit! Worked flat from the bottom up, this boxy cardi is easy to knit, easy to wear, and so easy to love.
This six-page pattern includes:
- Lovely full color photography
- A clear design/sizing schematic
- Brief guidelines for German twisted cast-on, M1R stitch, M1L stitch, backward loop cast-on, slipped-stitch edging, German short rows, and 3-needle bind-off
Women's XS (S, M, M/L, L, XL, XXL).
To fit bust 32.5 (34.5, 36.5, 38.5, 40.5, 44.5, 48.5)".
Finished dimensions: 49 (51, 53, 55, 57, 61, 65)" bust circumference.
Back length from shoulder: 23.75 (24.25, 24.75, 25, 25.25, 25.75, 26)".
Model is 5'9" wearing Size S with approx +17" ease in bust and +16" ease in the hip.
NEEDLES & NOTIONS
US 6 (4mm) 32" circular needle.
Spare US 6 needle for 3-needle bind-off.
Stitch markers, stitch holders and darning needle.
18 sts/27 rows = 4" in stockinette stitch after blocking, with one strand of Reed and one strand of Twig held together, on US 6 needles or size needed to obtain gauge.
The Free Adaptation
Printed Akeley pattern. (Requires shipping.)