Escarpment is a lovely everyday cardigan with Elongated Garter Stitch sleeves and bodice. The V-neck and hip darts are flattering and easy to work.
Escarpment is knit seamlessly from the top down with raglan sleeves. The body is worked flat, with the sleeves worked in the round. Bands are picked up and knit once the body is complete. Note that this cardigan does not have fastenings – shown pinned closed with a lovely fabric pin from Jenna Rose.
Meant to be worn with 0-2” / 0-5cm ease at the bust. For the best fit, measure a sweater you like the fit of, and make the size closest to it. Shown in size 37.5” / 88cm with zero ease.
33 (34.75, 37.5, 39.25, 41, 42.75, 45.5, 47.25, 49, 50.75, 53.5, 55.25, 57)”
Worsted or aran weight yarn
970 (1020, 1050, 1150, 1260, 1315, 1400, 1450, 1505, 1560, 1645, 1695, 1750) yards
Shown in Zen Yarn Garden Superwash Worsted, 6 skeins in “Moon Purple” for size 37.5”
US 8 / 5mm circular needles, 32” / 80cm or longer
US 8 / 5mm circular needles, 16” / 40cm, for sleeves
US 8 / 5mm double pointed needles
18 sts and 24 rows/rnds = 4” / 10cm square in Stockinette Stitch and Elongated Garter Stitch
6 page PDF pattern includes measurements in Metric and Imperial, schematic and abbreviations.
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