Short Description: A plain fabric in fine, tweedy wool, accented by vertical bands of twist-stitch detail to add just the right touch of texture.
Gauge: 22 sts and 36 rows = 4 inches/10 cm in stockinette on larger needle (washed and dried flat)
Finished Measurements: cardigan: 36(39, 41.75, 44.75, 47.5, 50.5, 53.5, 56.25, 59.25, 62.25) inches/91.5(99, 106, 113.5, 120.5, 128.5, 136, 143, 150.5, 158) cm around chest (buttoned), to fit with 2 to 4 inches of ease
Materials Used: lightweight fingering yarn
Needle Size: "Size 6US (4.0 mm) for body (or size to obtain correct gauge)
size 3US (3.25 mm) for ribbed hems and button bands (or .75 mm smaller than gauge needle"
Other Details: "Suggested Yarns: Bare Naked Wools Stone Soup Fingering, Breakfast Blend Fingering, or Ghillie Sock, Brooklyn Tweed Loft, Mountain Meadow Wool Dubois or Lilura, Elsa Wool Company Woolen-Spun Fingering Weight Cormo, Malsen og Mor Shetland Soft, Harrisville Designs Shetland, Jamieson’s Shetland Spindrift, or any light fingering yarn that knits to pattern gauge.