June 11, 2014

Trunk Show Spotlight: Gemma Cardigan

Gemma is a simple cardigan with lace “necklace” at the collar that is knit from the top down with a circular yoke.

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Three-quarter length sleeves are adorned with the same lace as the collar. Gemma is a super flattering cardigan and sure to become a wardrobe staple!

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Finished Measurements: Bust: 28 (32, 36, 40, 44, 48, 52)”
Materials Used: 770 (880, 990, 1100, 1210, 1320, 1430) yards of DK or light worsted weight wool or wool blend yarn, such as Cascade 220, Tosh DK or Malabrigo Silky Merino
Needle Size: US 5 (3.75mm) circular needles (length needed is determined by size: at least 32” for XS-L, at least 40” for XL-3XL). Same size of needles preferred for working sleeves in the round (e.g. DPNs, two circular needles, or long enough for Magic Loop)

Gauge: 21 stitches & 26 rows = 4” in Stockinette stitch


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