Nice and easy pattern, great for first time cablers! Knitting up really quick, not quite finished but is looking good.
This pattern gives details to knit a cardigan and gillet. It has been created for Lofty Chunky merino wool in shade Olive, and is for chest sizes of 36 to 44 inches.
|Suggested needle size
|Weight of yarn
||Chunky weight (12 ply)
||9 or 10 balls of Woolyknit Lofty wool for cardigan, 7 to 8 balls for gillet.|
|Tension||18 stitches and 22 rows for 10 inch square over pattern and using 6mm needles.|
|Other items needed
||Cable needle, stitch holder, large button, crochet hook, sewing needle.|
The garment has been knitted using Woolyknit Lofty yarn in Olive shade. It could be knitted in any 12 ply yarn.
I am very pleased with the pattern which I am now knitting