Welt is worked back and forth in
rows, body is then worked in the round to
underarms. Sleeves are worked in the
round from lower edge to underarms. Body
and sleeves are then joined and yoke is
worked in the round over entire cardigan.
The front opening is made by sewing two
rows of machine stitching in the centre of
each chain of purl stitches centre front
before cutting up between the chains to
form opening. Front bands and neckband
are worked back and forth in rows.
Body, sleeves and yoke can also be knitted
back and forth in rows. Follow charts from
right to left on knit (right side) rows, and
left to right on purl (wrong side) rows.
Knit the first and last stitch on each body
and yoke row (garter stitch) to create an
even and stable edge.
SIZES, to fit height: 110 122 134 140 152 cm
Chest: 80 85 90 94 99 cm
Length to centre front neck edge: 42 46 50 54 58 cm
Sleeve length to underarm: 25 29 33 35 38 cm
Álafosslopi - 100 g balls
M 9307 3-4-4-5-5
A 9390 1-1-1-2-2
B 9369 1-1-1-1-1
C 0051 1-1-1-1-1
4½ mm (Old UK 7) (US 7) twin pin, 60 cm.
6 mm (Old UK 4) (US 10) twin pin, 60 cm.
4½ mm double pointed needles.
6 mm double pointed needles.
5-6-6-6-7 buttons .