Blue Sky Fibers

Cropped Cardigan

The Classic Series

Design by Amy O'Neill Houck

$9.00

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A perfect first sweater pattern, this cropped cardi is knit from the top down with the yarn doubled throughout.

Pattern No. CC2

YARN:

Baby Alpaca (Sport) by Blue Sky Fibers (100% Baby Alpaca; 50g/110yd): 6 (8, 8, 10) hanks

 

NEEDLES:

Size 11 (8mm) 24″ circular needle, or size needed to obtain gauge

Size 11 (8mm) double pointed needles, or size needed to obtain gauge

Size 10 (6mm) 24″ circular needle, or size needed to obtain gauge

Size 10 (6mm) double pointed needles, or size needed to obtain gauge

 

OTHER TOOLS:

Stitch markers

SKILL LEVEL:

Advanced Beginner

 

GAUGE:

In St st, 14 sts and 17 rows = 4″, using larger needles with yarn doubled

SIZES:

XS (S, M, L)

 

FINISHED MEASUREMENTS:

Width across chest, under arm: 14½ (15½, 16½, 17½)”

Length: 15 (15½, 16¼, 17)”

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