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Chris de Longpre

for Knitting at KNoon   2005

Essential Cardigan

Every female needs one of these set-in sleeved cardis. Ladies need them at the recommended ease (6" larger than your bust) to wear with blouses and pearls-- the jewel neck sets them off perfectly, and off you go to the library. Younger women might wear one with 2" - 4" of ease, to wear with tees to school. If you're a rock star going to a family gathering, you might need one a little tighter over a tube top, perhaps with a few extra buttons left undone. If you're a Bond Girl at heart, knit your bust size and wear over some underwear you bought in Venice. You'll get everything you want, including Daniel Craig.

Pattern Detail

  • no charts
  • schematics included
  • sewing required
  • fall/winter
  • straight (flat)
  • 5 sizes, finished 36" - 52"
  • digital PDF has 4 pages (letter size)
  • easy
    • 4 x 4 in
    • 5.0 mm
    • US 8
    • 18.0 st st
Click below for more images and yarn requirements
Essentialcardigan Essentialcardi.pdf-1data

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