Brooklyn Tweed Charley

$16.00

Cabled Cardigan with Shawl Collar

Yardage

  • 2145 (2350, 2590, 2775, 3125, 3305, 3535) total yards of DK weight wool yarn

Yarn

  • 15 (17, 18, 20, 22, 23, 25) skeins Brooklyn Tweed Arbor (100% American Targhee wool; 145 yards/50 grams)
  • Photographed in color Humpback

Gauge

  • 22 stitches & 32 rows = 4″ in Moss Stitch with Size A needles, after blocking
  • 32 stitches & 32 rows = 4″ in Open Lattice Cable Chart pattern with Size A needle(s), after blocking
  • One 22-stitch panel from Fancy Cable Chart measures approximately 3″ wide with Size A needle(s), after blocking

Needles

Size A (for Main Fabric)

  • One pair of straight needles or a 24″ circular needle* in size needed to obtain gauge listed
  • Suggested Size: 4½ mm (US 7)

Size B (for Ribbing)

  • One pair of straight needles and/or a 47″ circular needle*, two sizes smaller than Size A Needle
  • Suggested Size: 3¾ mm (US 5)

Dimensions

  • 33¾ (36¾, 39¾, 42¾, 47¼, 50¼, 54¼)” [85.5 (93.5, 101, 108.5, 120, 127.5, 138) cm] circumference at bust, closed
  • Intended Ease: + 6–8″ [15–20.5 cm]
  • Sample shown is size 39¾” [101 cm] with 8¾” [22 cm] ease on model

 The pattern comes as a heavy-weight paper booklet.  Booklet includes full color photos, pattern schematics, charts, and special technique explanations. 

Photos courtesy of Brooklyn Tweed