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A pretty spring cardigan of lace mesh & ribbing.

Worked on circular needles back in forth from the bottom up, this cardigan changes from lace mesh to 1x1 ribbing and then to 1x3 ribbing framed by garter st edgings, cuffs and buttonband. Set-in sleeves are knit in the rnd to the underarm and then worked back and forth.

Written row & rnd instructions.

Price of Printed Pattern: $10 CAD

Maia - Detail


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Cardigan Measurements XS(S,M,L,XL)

Finished bust/chest 37.5"/95cm(42"/106.5cm,44.5"/113cm,49"/124.5cm,53"/134.5cm)


Any fingering weight 100% cotton of your choice, 16oz/454gm approx. = 2100yds/1920m, Cover model size XS, was knit with Ringspun Cotton

Needles 'n' Notions

Four 2.5mm(US 1) double-pointed needles, one 2.5mm(US 1) 16"/40.5cm circular knitting needle & one 2.5mm(US 1) 40"/101.5cm circular knitting needle or size to obtain gauge. Stitch holders, four markers, one darning needle & three 12mm rhinestone buttons with shanks.


37 sts and 42 rows = 4"/10cm with 2.5mm(US 1) needles over 1x3 Ribbing.