This pattern is in English // Denne opskrift er på engelsk.
Cardigan No. 5 is a classic cardigan, knit in brioche stitch.
Inspired by the 80’s men’s wear, this cardigan has a rather tight and feminine fit.
The cardigan is knit top down and no final sewing is needed.
XS (S) M (L) XL
Length (centre back): 50 (52) 53 (58) 64 cm
Chest measurement (circumference): 100 (104) 111 (115) 122 cm
Sleeve length (measured under the armhole opening): 47 (48) 49 (49) 50 cm
Cardigan No. 5 has a short and relatively tight fit.
The cardigan is worn with approx. 15-20 cm positive ease (measured at your bust).
Please keep in mind that brioche stitch stretches when being worn – it will return to the original size after wash.
If you prefer an oversize fit, go up one size according to your actual size.
Circular needle 5 mm (60, 80 and/or 100 cm)
Circular needle 3,5 mm (60, 80 or 100 cm)
11 sts x 16 rows in brioche stitch on needle 5 mm = 10 x 10 cm
WATCH OUT! The 16 rows are brioche stitch rows. You actually knit 32 rows = 10 cm.
100 (100) 100 (125) 125 g Soft Silk Mohair, Knitting for Olive 25 g/225 m in colour Sky
… together with
300 (350) 400 (450) 500 g Double Soft Merino, Knitting for Olive 50 g/125 m in colour Marshmallow yellow.
The cardigan is knit with double thread, 1 thread/ colour
6 buttons (Ø 2,4 cm)
This pattern is digital and will be sent as a pdf-file to your e-mail.