Cozy up to this short sleeved cardigan with garter stitch details. Shown in Bernat Sheep(ish) by Vickie Howell.
21.25 ins [55 cm]
22.5 ins [57 cm]
24 ins [61 cm]
25 ins [63.5 cm]
26.75 ins [68 cm]
Step 1:Select your options
36.75 ins [93.5 cm]
21.25 ins [55 cm]
Step 2:Click each color to change it or go with the colors recommended by the designer
Materials not included in this kit:
7 buttons, 1" [25mm] diameter.
Garter Stitch = Knit all rows when working back and forth; knit 1 rnd, purl 1 rnd when working in the rnd
k2tog = Knit next 2 stitches together.
P1-f/b = Purl next stitch, then purl it through back loop. (1 stitch increased)
rep = repeat
Skp = Slip 1 stitch knitwise, k1, pass slipped stitch over. (1 stitch decreased)
ssk = Slip next 2 stitches knitwise one at a time. Pass them back onto left-hand needle, then knit through back loops together.
st(s) = stitch(es)
WS = wrong side
yo = yarn over the needle (makes 1 extra stitch)
Details & Instructions
|Small||36.75 ins [93.5 cm]|
|Medium||40.25 ins [102 cm]|
|Large||43.75 ins [111 cm]|
|XL||47.25 ins [120 cm]|
|2XL||51 ins [129.5 cm]|
|Small||21.25 ins [55 cm]|
|Medium||22.5 ins [57 cm]|
|Large||24 ins [61 cm]|
|XL||25 ins [63.5 cm]|
|2XL||26.75 ins [68 cm]|
|Size 5.5 mm (U.S. 9) circular knitting needle, 24" [60 cm] long, or size needed to obtain gauge. Set of 4 size 5.5 mm (U.S. 9) double-pointed knitting needles. Stitch markers. Stitch holders or waste yarn. 7 buttons, 1" [25 mm] diameter. Yarn needle.|
In Reverse Stocking stitch, 17 sts and 22 rows = 4" [10 cm].
Transfer sts from st holder to dpns. Pick up and purl 8 sts from underarm sts, purl to end–63 (70, 77, 84, 91) sts. Join to work in the rnd; place marker at beginning of rnd. Purl 1 rnd, dec 3 (6, 5, 4, 7) sts evenly around–60 (64, 72, 80, 84) sts. Work in 2 x 2 Rib for 1" [2.5 cm]. Cast off all sts loosely in rib.
Button Band: With RS facing, using circular needle, pick up and purl 3 sts for every 4 rows along Left Front. Work in Garter st for 2" [5 cm].
Cast off all sts loosely.
Buttonhole Band: Work as for Button Band until Band measures 1" [2.5 cm], ending with a WS row. Place markers for 7 buttons, the first and last 1" [2.5 cm] from top and bottom edge, and the remaining 5 evenly spaced between.
Buttonhole Row (RS): [Knit to marker, k2tog, (yo) twice, ssk] 7 times, knit to end. Complete as for Button Band. Using yarn needle, weave in ends. Sew on buttons.