Chilly Cardigan - Pattern from the book Stitches by Helga Isager
S (M) L (XL)
Half chest width (from sleeve seam to sleeve seam): 54 (57) 60 (63) cm
Length: 50 (52) 53 (55) cm
Sleeve: 28 (29) 29 (30) cm
250 (300) 350 (350) g Isager Bomulin col. 23
125 (150) 175 (175) g Isager Silk Mohair col. 37
Work with one strand of each yarn held together throughout
3 buttons approx. 2cm in diameter
in rib (P3 - K1 tbl) on 3.5mm needles using one strand of each yarn: 10cm = 24 sts, 10cm = 32 rows
3 mm and 3.5 mm
Note: Needles are recommended, so please check your tension for your ideal needle size before starting your project.
Chilly is worked back and forth in one piece to underarm. Here work is divided into fronts and back and each part is then worked separately. The sleeves are worked top down and stitches for the sleeves are picked up and knitted along armhole, The back has a bottom edge that is narrower than the rest.