Porty Cardigan

The Shetland Trader

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Porty Cardigan by The Shetland Trader | This is the cardigan version of the Porty Pullover. This cardigan is worked in one piece from the top down with a circular yoke construction. Sleeves and body are separated at the underarm. Short rows are used to raise the back neck. Colorwork is charted for the yoke and cuffs. Steek stitches are cut after knitting and an I-Cord button band is worked along the cut steek edges.

Gauge:

  • 27 sts and 32 rnds = 4” / 10cm in Fair Isle Yoke Pattern on US 4 / 3.5mm needle
  • 27 sts and 36 rnds = 4” / 10cm in St St in the round on US 3 / 3.25mm needle

Finished Measurements: 35 ¼ (37 ½, 41, 43 ½, 45 ¾, 48 ¼, 50 ½, 53 ½, 56 ½, 58 ¾) in / 89.5 (95, 104, 110.5, 116, 122.5, 128, 136, 143.5, 149) cm at chest (this includes the button band). Suggested ease is between 2-4 in / 5-10cm of positive ease.

Materials Used: Fingering weight yarn in the following amounts:

  • MC: 1100 (1170, 1280, 1360, 1430, 1510, 1590, 1680, 1780, 1850) yds/ 1010 (1070, 1170, 1245, 1310, 1380, 1455, 1540, 1630, 1695) m
  • CC1: 130 (138, 150, 150, 168, 168, 185, 185, 208, 208) yds / 120 (130, 140, 140, 155, 155, 170, 170, 190, 190) m
  • CC2 86 (92, 100, 100, 112, 112, 124, 124, 140, 140) yds / 80 (85, 95, 95, 105, 105, 115, 115, 130, 130) m
  • CC3: 42 (45, 50, 50, 56, 56, 62, 62, 70, 70) yds / 40 (45, 50, 50, 55, 55, 60, 60, 65, 65) m
  • CC4: 98 (105, 115, 115, 128, 128, 142, 142, 158, 158) yds / 90 (100, 105, 105, 120, 120, 120, 120, 145, 145) m

Needle Size:

  • US 3 / 3.25mm 16in / 40cm circular needle
  • US 3 / 3.25mm 24in / 60cm circular needle
  • US 3 / 3.25mm 32 or 40in / 80 or 100cm circular needle
  • US 3 / 3.25mm set of dpns (for small circumference in the round); alternatively use a long circular for magic loop
  • US 4 / 3.5mm 16in / 40cm circular needle
  • US 4 / 3.5mm 24in / 60cm circular needle
  • US 4 / 3.5mm 32 or 40in / 80 or 100cm circular needle
  • US 4 / 3.5mm set of dpns (for small circumference in the round); alternatively use a long circular for magic loop

Pattern Includes: Written Instructions, Colorwork Charts (for yoke & cuffs), Schematic & Sizing Table

Skill Level: Intermediate