Long Cardigan with Collar

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Long Cardigan with Collar

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Long stylish cardi with an optional loopy collar. Shown in Bernat Roving.

Extra-Small / Small
28 - 34" [ 71-86.5 cm ]
40"[ 101.5 cm ]
Medium
36 - 38" [ 91.5-96.5 cm ]
44" [ 112 cm ]
Large
40 - 42" [ 101.5-106.5 cm ]
48" [ 122 cm ]
Extra-Large
44 - 46" [ 112-117 cm ]
52"[ 132 cm ]
2/3 Extra-Large
48 - 54"[ 122-137 cm ]
57"[ 144.5 cm ]
4/5 Extra-Large
56 - 62" [ 142-157.5 cm ]
61" [ 155 cm ]

Cold Front

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MATERIALS

10 11 12 12 13 14 balls

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MATERIALS

12 13 14 14 15 16 balls

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Neck Edging: With RS facing and smaller needles, pick up and knit 11 (11-12-12-13-13) sts up right front neck edge. K22 (22-24-24-26-26) from back st holder, dec 1 (1-2-2-3-3) st(s) evenly across. Pick up and knit 11 (11-12-12-13-13) sts down left front neck edge. 43 (43-46-46-49-49) sts.

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Neck edging: With RS facing and smaller needles, pick up and knit 11 (11-12-12-13-13) sts up right front neck edge. K8 from right sleeve st holder. K22 (22-24-24-26-26) from back st holder, dec 2 (2-3-3-4-4) sts evenly across. K8 from left sleeve st holder. Pick up and knit 11 (11-12-12-13-13) sts down left front neck edge. 58 (58-61-61-64-64) sts.

 

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Size:

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  • Medium
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  • Extra-Large
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  • 4/5 Extra-Large
To fit bust measurement
28 - 34" [ 71-86.5 cm ]
Finished bust
40"[ 101.5 cm ]

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Main Color (MC)

Roving | Lichen, 00014Edit Color
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Bernat Pattern Book:

Cold Front | Cold Front, 530197Edit Version
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Single Point Aluminum Knitting Needles 14"

Size 10.5/6.5mm
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Single Point Aluminum Knitting Needles 14"

Size 11/8mm
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Circular Aluminum Knitting Needles 36"

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Materials not included in this kit:

3 buttons for Cardigan. 2 buttons for Collar.

The materials for this project cost $84.88

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MEASUREMENTS

To fit bust measurement
Extra-Small / Small 28 - 34" [ 71-86.5 cm ]
Medium 36 - 38" [ 91.5-96.5 cm ]
Large 40 - 42" [ 101.5-106.5 cm ]
Extra-Large 44 - 46" [ 112-117 cm ]
2/3 Extra-Large 48 - 54"[ 122-137 cm ]
4/5 Extra-Large 56 - 62" [ 142-157.5 cm ]
Finished bust
Extra-Small / Small 40"[ 101.5 cm ]
Medium 44" [ 112 cm ]
Large 48" [ 122 cm ]
Extra-Large 52"[ 132 cm ]
2/3 Extra-Large 57"[ 144.5 cm ]
4/5 Extra-Large 61" [ 155 cm ]

MATERIALS

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Roving (100 g/3.5 oz;109 m/120 yds)
SizesExtra-Small / SmallMediumLargeExtra-Large2/3 Extra-Large4/5 Extra-Large 
Main Color (MC)
Lichen (00014)
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Sizes 6.5 mm (U.S. 10½) and 8 mm (U.S. 11) knitting needles or size needed to obtain gauge. Size 6.5 mm (U.S. 10½) circular knitting needle 36 ins [90 cm] long for front bands. 4 stitch holders. 3 buttons for Cardigan. 2 buttons for Collar.

GAUGE

12 sts and 16 rows = 4 ins [10 cm] with smaller needles in stocking st.

INSTRUCTIONS

Back
With smaller needles, cast on 73 (79-85-94-103-109) sts.
1st row: (RS). *K2. P1. Rep from * to last st. K1.
2nd row: P1. *K2. P1. Rep from * to end of row. Rep last 2 rows Seeded Ribbing Pat for 1½ ins [4 cm], ending on a 2nd row and dec 1 (1-1-0-1-1) st at center of last row. 72 (78-84-94-102-108) sts. Proceed in stocking st for 12 rows.
Shape sides: Next row: (RS). K1. K2tog. Knit to last 3 sts. ssk. K1. Work 15 (15-15-11-11-11) rows even. Rep last 16 (16-16-12-12-12) rows 5 (5-5-7-7-7) times more. 60 (66-72-78-86-92) sts rem. Cont even until work from beg measures 24½ ins [62 cm], ending with a purl row.
Shape raglans: Cast off 2 (2-2-3-3-3) sts beg next 2 rows. 56 (62-68-72-80-86) sts rem.
Size XS/S only: 1st row: (RS). K2. ssk. Knit to last 4 sts. K2tog. K2. Work 3 rows even.
Size 4/5XL only: 1st row: (RS). K2. ssk. Knit to last 4 sts. K2tog. K2.
2nd row: P2. P2tog. Purl to last 4 sts. P2togtbl. P2. Rep last 2 rows 6 times more, then 1st row once. 56 sts rem. Purl 1 row.
Sizes M, L, XL, 2/3XL and 4/5XL only:
1st row: (RS). K2. ssk. Knit to last 4 sts. K2tog. K2.
2nd row: P2. P2tog. Purl to last 4 sts. P2togtbl. P2.
3rd row: As 1st row.
4th row: Purl.
Rep last 4 rows (0-1-3-5-1) time(s) more. (56-56-48-44-44) sts rem.
All sizes: 1st row: (RS). K2. ssk. Knit to last 4 sts. K2tog. K2.
2nd row: Purl. Rep last 2 rows 15 (16-15-11-8-8) times more. Leave rem 22 (22-24-24-26-26) sts on a st holder.
Pocket Linings (make 2)
With smaller needles cast on 16 sts. Work 3½ ins [9 cm] in stocking st, ending with a purl row. Leave these sts on a st holder.
Left Front
**With smaller needles, cast on 37 (40-43-49-52-55) sts. Work 1½ ins [4 cm] in Seeded Ribbing Pat as given for Back, ending on a 2nd row and dec 1 (1-1-2-1-1) st(s) at center of last row. 36 (39-42-47-51-54) sts. Proceed in stocking st for 12 rows.**
Shape side: Next row: (RS). K1. K2tog. Knit to end of row. Work 15 (15-15-11-11-11) rows even.
Next row: (RS). K1. K2tog. Knit to end of row. Work 7 (7-7-11-11-11) rows even. 34 (37-40-45-49-52) sts rem.
Sizes XS/S, M and L only: Place pocket: Next row: (RS). K11 (12-12). K16 from Pocket Lining st holder. Turn. Leave rem sts on a spare needle. 27 (28-28) sts on needle.
Sizes XL, 2/3XL and 4/5XL only: Place pocket: Next row: (RS). K1. K2tog. K(11-12-13). K16 from Pocket Lining st holder. Turn. Leave rem sts on a spare needle. (29-30-31) sts on needle.
All sizes: Cont working on these 27 (28-28-29-30-31) sts for a further 24 rows, AT SAME TIME, dec 1 st at side edge on every following 16th (16th-16th-12th-12th-12th) row from previous dec (as before) 1 (1-1-2-2-2) time(s) more. 26 (27-27-27-28-29) sts rem.
Next row: (WS). Cast off 16 sts. Purl to end of row. 10 (11-11-11-12-13) sts rem. Leave sts on a spare needle. Do not break yarn. With RS facing, join 2nd ball of yarn to rem 23 (25-28-31-34-36) sts. Beg with a knit row, work 26 rows even. Break yarn.
Joining row: (RS). K10 (11-11-11-12-13) from spare needle, then K23 (25-28-31-34-36). 33 (36-39-42-46-49) sts in total. Cont dec 1 st at side edge (as before) on following 16th (16th-16th-12th-12th-12th) rows from previous dec 3 times more. 30 (33-36-39-43-46) sts rem. Cont even until work from beg measures 24½ ins [62 cm], ending with a purl row.
Shape raglan: Cast off 2 (2-2-3-3-3) sts beg next row. 28 (31-34-36-40-43) sts rem. Purl 1 row.
Size XS/S only: 1st row: (RS). K2. ssk. Knit to end of row. Work 3 rows even.
Size 4/5XL only: 1st row: (RS). K2. ssk. Knit to end of row.
2nd row: Purl to last 4 sts. P2togtbl. P2. Rep last 2 rows 6 times more, then 1st row once. 28 sts rem. Purl 1 row.
Sizes M, L, XL, 2/3XL and 4/5XL only: 1st row: (RS). K2. ssk. Knit to end of row.
2nd row: Purl to last 4 sts. P2togtbl. P2.
3rd row: As 1st row.
4th row: Purl. Rep last 4 rows (0-1-3-5-1) time(s) more. (28-28-24-22-22) sts rem.
All sizes: 1st row: (RS). K2. ssk. Knit to end of row.
2nd row: Purl. Rep last 2 rows 9 (10-9-5-2-2) times more, then 1st row once. 16 (16-17-17-18-18) sts rem.
Shape neck: Next row: (WS). Cast off 5 (5-6-6-7-7) sts. Purl to end of row.
Next row: K2. ssk. Knit to last 2 sts. K2tog.
Next row: Purl. Rep last 2 rows twice more. 5 sts rem.
Next row: ssk. K1. K2tog.
Next row: P1. P2togtbl.
Next row: ssk. Fasten off.
Right Front
Work from ** to ** as given for Left Front.
Shape side: Next row: (RS). Knit to last 3 sts. ssk. K1. Work 15 (15-15-11-11-11) rows even.
Next row: (RS). Knit to last 3 sts. ssk. K1. Work 7 (7-7-11-11-11) rows even. 34 (37-40-45-49-52) sts rem.
Place pocket: Next row: K23 (25-28-31-34-36). Turn. Leave rem sts on a spare needle. Beg with a purl row, work 25 rows even. Do not break yarn. Leave these sts on a spare needle.
Sizes XS/S, M and L only: With RS facing, join 2nd ball of yarn to 16 sts from pocket lining and knit these sts. Knit across rem 11 (12-12) sts from Right Front. 27 (28-28) sts.
Sizes XL, 2/3XL and 4/5XL only: With RS facing, join 2nd ball of yarn to 16 sts from pocket lining and knit these sts. K (11-12-13) from Right Front. ssk. K1. (29-30-31) sts.
All sizes: Cont working on these 27 (28-28-29-30-31) sts for a further 24 rows, AT SAME TIME, dec 1 st at side edge on following 16th (16th-16th-12th-12th-12th) rows from previous dec (as before) 1 (1-1-2-2-2) time(s) more. 26 (27-27-27-28-29) sts rem.
Next row: (WS). P10 (11-11-11-12-13). Cast off rem 16 sts. Break yarn.
Joining row: (RS). K23 (25-28-31-34-36) from spare needle, then K10 (11-11-11-12-13). 33 (36-39-42-46-49) sts in total. Cont dec 1 st at side edge (as before) on following 16th (16th-16th-12th-12th-12th) rows from previous dec 3 times more. 30 (33-36-39-43-46) sts rem. Cont even until work from beg measures 24½ ins [62 cm], ending with a knit row.
Shape raglan: Cast off 2 (2-2-3-3-3) sts beg next row. 28 (31-34-36-40-43) sts rem.
Size XS/S only: 1st row: (RS). Knit to last 4 sts. K2tog. K2. Work 3 rows even.
Size 4/5XL only: 1st row: (RS). Knit to last 4 sts. K2tog. K2.
2nd row: P2. P2tog. Purl to end of row. Rep last 2 rows 6 times more, then 1st row once. 28 sts rem. Purl 1 row.
Sizes M, L, XL, 2/3XL and 4/5XL only: 1st row: (RS). Knit to last 4 sts. K2tog. K2.
2nd row: P2. P2tog. Purl to end of row.
3rd row: As 1st row.
4th row: Purl. Rep last 4 rows (0-1-3-5-1) time(s) more. (28-28-24-22-22) sts rem.
All sizes: 1st row: (RS). Knit to last 4 sts. K2tog. K2.
2nd row: Purl. Rep last 2 rows 9 (10-9-5-2-2) times more. 17 (17-18-18-19-19) sts rem.
Shape neck: Next row: (RS). Cast off 5 (5-6-6-7-7) sts. Knit to last 4 sts. K2tog. K2.
Next row: Purl.
Next row: ssk. Knit to last 4 sts. K2tog. K2. Rep last 2 rows twice more. 5 sts rem.
Next row: P5.
Next row: ssk. K1. K2tog.
Next row: P2tog. P1.
Next row: K2tog. Fasten off.
Sleeves
With smaller needles, cast on 37 (37-37-40-40-40) sts. Work 6½ ins [16.5 cm] in Seeded Ribbing Pat as given for Back, ending on a 2nd row and inc 1 (1-1-0-0-0) st in center of last row. 38 (38-38-40-40-40) sts. Place markers at each end of last row. Work 4 rows in stocking st. Inc 1 st each end of next row and every following 6th (6th-4th-4th-4th-4th) row until there are 46 (54-50-46-56-56) sts.
Sizes XS/S, L, XL, 2/3XL and 4/5XL only: Inc 1 st each end of every following 8th (6th-6th-6th-6th) row until there are 52 (56-56-60-60) sts.
All sizes: Cont even until work from markers measure 14 (14-13½-13½-13-13) ins [35.5 (35.5-34.5-34.5-33-33) cm], ending with a purl row.
Shape raglans: Cast off 2 (2-2-3-3-3) sts beg next 2 rows. 48 (50-52-50-54-54) sts rem.
1st row: (RS). K2. ssk. Knit to last 4 sts. K2tog. K2.
2nd row: P2. P2tog. Purl to last 4 sts. P2togtbl. P2.
3rd row: As 1st row.
4th row: Purl. Rep last 4 rows 1 (1-1-0-1-1) time more. 36 (38-40-44-42-42) sts rem.
1st row: (RS). K2. ssk. Knit to last 4 sts. K2tog. K2.
2nd row: Purl. Rep last 2 rows 13 (14-15-17-16-16) times more. Leave rem 8 sts on a st holder.
Finishing
Sew raglan seams. Sew side and sleeve seams, reversing seam for cuff turnback.
Pocket edging: With RS facing and smaller needles, pick up and knit 19 sts along pocket opening. Beg on a 2nd row, work 3 rows in Seeded Ribbing Pat as given for Back. Cast off in ribbing. Sew sides of edging in position on RS. Sew pocket lining in position on WS.
Neck edging: With RS facing and smaller needles, pick up and knit 11 (11-12-12-13-13) sts up right front neck edge. K8 from right sleeve st holder. K22 (22-24-24-26-26) from back st holder, dec 2 (2-3-3-4-4) st(s) evenly across. K8 from left sleeve st holder. Pick up and knit 11 (11-12-12-13-13) sts down left front neck edge. 58 (58-61-61-64-64) sts. Beg on a 2nd row, work 5 rows in Seeded Ribbing Pat as given for Back. Cast off in ribbing.
Buttonhole Band: With RS facing and circular needles, beg at cast on edge, pick up and knit 97 (97-100-100-103-103) sts up right front neck edge to top of neckband. Working back and forth across needle, beg on a 2nd row, work 2 rows in Seeded Ribbing Pat as given for Back.
Next row: (WS). Pat across 3 sts. *Cast off 2 sts. Pat across 11 sts. Rep from * once more. Cast off 2 sts. Pat to end of row.
Next row: Work in pat, casting on 2 sts over cast off sts. Work 1 more row in pat. Cast off in pat.
Button Band: Work as for Buttonhole Band, omitting all references to buttonholes.
Collar
With larger needles, cast on 61 (61-63-63-65-65) sts.
1st row: (RS). Knit.
2nd row: K1. *Loop Cluster in next st. K1. Rep from * to end of row.
3rd row: Knit.
4th row: K2. *Loop Cluster in next st. K1. Rep from * to last st. K1. Rep last 4 rows until Collar measures 8 ins [20.5 cm], ending with a WS row. Cast off (RS).
Button loops (make 2).
With smaller needles, cast on 8 sts. Cast off. Fold loop in a half and sew to short side of Collar, having each loop 1½ ins [4 cm] in from top and bottom. Sew buttons to correspond to buttonholes on opposite side of Collar.