Classic Designs for the Modern Knitter

Introducing Calligraphy Cardigan

Meet the Calligraphy Cardigan - a perfectly cozy cardigan to dress up or down.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

This may look familiar.  It is in fact the Gooseberry Cardigan from Weekend Knits of 2009.  I've made a few modifications and now making it available for purchase as the Calligraphy Cardigan, named after the beautiful shade of tosh dk that the sample is knit in.

Photos by Laurie Savard, modeled by Ariane Caron-Lacoste of Falling Stitches.

finished measurements Chest circumference: 34.75 (38.25, 42, 45.5)49.25, 52.75, 56.5, 60”

Length: 27 (28.5, 29.75, 31.25)32.75, 34.25, 35.5, 36.75”

yarn 6 (6, 7, 8)9, 10, 12, 13 skeins Madelinetosh tosh DK (100% Superwash Merino Wool; 225 yds / 206 meters) in Calligraphy

needles US6 / 4.00 mm: • 24” or longer circular needles • set of double-pointed needles (dpns) Adjust needle size to obtain correct gauge.

notions Stitch markers, split ring markers for buttonhole placement, tapestry needle, 8 (8, 8, 9)9, 9, 10, 10 1” buttons, sewing needle and matching thread to attach buttons

gauge 22 sts and 28 rows = 4” / 10 cm in Stockinette stitch

$4.95

I know some of you are waiting for Breezy Cardigan to release - it's next up, hang tight!