Mt. Auburn Cardigan
Short Description: Mt. Auburn Cardigan by Irina Anikeeva. The Mt. Auburn Cardigan is a standout menswear garment that will be envied by all. The complex tweed, leather buttons, cultured cables, and varied textures blend professorial and hipster style for a fresh take on scholarly tweeds. The body of this cardigan is worked in one piece from the bottom up; the sleeves are worked separately in the round and seamed.
Gauge: 15 sts and 26 rows = 4” in Moss st on larger needle; 21.5 sts and 26 rows = 4” in cable patt on larger needle
Finished Measurements: 35.75 (40, 43.75, 47.5, 51.25)“ chest circumference, buttoned
Materials Used: Harrisville Designs WATERshed (100% pure virgin wool; 110 yd / 1.75 oz): #945 Farwell, 14 (15, 17, 19, 20) skeins
Needle Size: US 6 (4 mm) and US 7 (4.5 mm): 32” circular and set of double-pointed
Pattern Includes: Written instructions, schematics & chart
Skill Level: Intermediate