Midtown

Cardigan

by Shellie Anderson

Simplicity is redefined by this modern elemental cardigan. A warm yet lightweight fabric in Maai and Cima makes Midtown the perfect essential for daily wear.

Skill Level

Intermediate

MATERIALS

Shibui Knits Maai

70% Superbaby Alpaca, 30% Fine Merino
175 yds / 50 g
6 (7, 7, 8, 8, 8, 9) skeins

Shibui Knits Cima

70% Superbaby Alpaca, 30% Fine Merino
328 yds / 50 g
4 (5, 5, 5, 5, 6, 6) skeins

Shown in Graphite

Gauge

20 sts & 30 rows = 4" in St st after blocking, with 1 strand of Maai and 1 strand of Cima held together, on size 8 needles or size needed to obtain gauge

Needles

Size 6 (4 mm) 32" or longer circular needle
Size 8 (5 mm) 32" or longer circular needle
Size H (5 mm) crochet hook

Size

XS (S, M, M/L , L , XL , XXL)
To fit bust size 32.5 (34.5, 36.5, 38.5, 40.5, 44.5, 48.5)"

Finished Dimensions

37.25 (39.25, 41.25, 44, 45.25, 49, 53.25)" bust circumference
27 (27.5, 28, 28, 28, 28.5, 29)" back length from shoulder
Model is 5'7" wearing Size S with +4.5" ease

Notes

Body is worked flat in one piece from bottom up with 1 strand of Maai and 1 strand of Cima held together. Back and fronts are divided at armholes and worked separately to shoulders. Body and sleeves have a Folded Hem using 2 strands of Cima held together. Sleeves are worked flat from the cuff up, then set in and seamed. Front edges and collar are worked in a slipped stitch rib pattern.

 

Choose Your Colors

Maai

Cima

 
 

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