A generous fit coat cardigan and matching snood “To call it a cardigan hardly does this stunning piece justice.” - Emma Kennedy, editor of Knitting Magazine
Ability: Intermediate Skills Required: You will be required to work in a basic moss st, and cable pattern and be able to increase and decrease. Yarn Type: Shown in Rowan Purelife British Sheep Breeds Chunky 100% undyed wool Yarn Shade: Shown in 954 Steel Grey Suffolk Yarn Weight: Chunky / bulky
Sizes to Fit:
Size One Chest 81-101cm / 32-40in Knitted measurements approx: width (cuff to cuff) 117cm / 46in, length 71cm / 28in You will need: 12 balls/ skeins
Size Two Chest 101-122/ 40-48 in Knitted measurements approx: width (cuff to cuff) 127cm / 54in, length 81cm /32in You will need: 13 balls/ skeins
Size Three Chest 122-132/ 48-52 in Knitted measurements approx: width (cuff to cuff) 137cm / 63in, length 91cm /36in You will need: 16 balls/ skeins
Snood - One Size Height 35cm / 14in Circumference 100cm/ 40in You will need: 16 balls/ skeins
*100g (approx 110m / 120yds).
Yarn amounts are based on average requirements and are approximate. You may wish to order an extra ball/skein to be sure you have sufficient yarn.
Materials Required: You will need: 1 pair 7mm (US10½) needles and a large cable needle 3 x 4cm (1¾in) buttons; 3 x 2.5cm (1in) buttons Stitch holders, stitch markers or waste yarn Row counter.
Tension: 13 sts and 22 rows to 10 x 10cm (4 x 4in) over moss st using 7mm (US10½) needles.
*Tensions are provided should you wish to substitute an alternative yarn to that suggested by us. Please ensure you knit a tension square to check that the yarn is suitable as not all yarns will give a like for like result.