This stunning sweater features bold graphic cables that undulate along the fronts and back, making a very flattering silhouette. With a dense fabric, this cardigan is knit from the bottom up in pieces and then seamed together, creating a classic timeless garment that will keep you warm and cozy for years to come.
39 (43.5, 46.5, 51) 54, 57”/99 (110.5, 118, 129.5) 137, 145 cm circumference at bust
Sample shown is Size S with 8.5”/21.5cm of positive ease. Model has 35”/89cm bust.
Approximately 2155 (2380, 2550, 2750) 2975, 3160 yards / 1971 (2176, 2332, 2515) 2720, 2890 meters of worsted weight yarn.
7 (7, 8, 9) 9, 10 skeins of YOTH Yarns Daughter (American Rambouillet/Merino blend); sample shown in Natural Oatmeal.
Size A (for Main Fabric)
One 32” circular needle in size needed to obtain gauge in charted cable pattern
Suggested size: US 5 / 3.75mm
Size B (for Ribbing)
One 32” circular needle, one size smaller than Size A
Suggested size: US 4 / 3.5mm
26 stitches x 29 rows = 4” square in 2x2 ribbing, knit flat on larger needles, after blocking
38 stitches x 40 rows = 5.5” (5 chart repeats) in Cable Chart A/B Pattern stitch, knit flat on larger needles, after blocking
Intermediate-Advanced: Skills required for this pattern include casting on, reading charts, knitting cables, knitting short rows (wrap and turn), and seaming.
The cable stitch patterns for this pattern are provided in charted form only.
EMILY was published as a collaboration with YOTH Yarns.
Photographs by Veronika Jobe, courtesy of YOTH Yarns.