Edinburgh Cardigan

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Long cardigan, worked from top down, body back and forth and sleeves in the round. The stitches for the bottom of each pocket are then picked up and the pockets are worked from bottom up, adding a bit of cute colorwork. The sides of the pockets are sewn on by using Mattress stitch.

SIZES
XS (S, M, L, XL, XXL)
Bust circumference of the finished cardigan, buttoned 31 ½ (35 ¼, 39 ¼, 43 ¼, 47 ¼, 51)” / 80 (89, 100, 109.5, 120, 129.5) cm
The cardigan is designed to be worn with approximately 3” / 7.5 cm of positive ease which is already built into each size. Shown in size S.

YARN
Tukuwool Fingering (213 yds / 195 m per 50 g skein, 100 % wool):
6 (7, 8, 8, 9, 10) skeins MC (main color), shown in #02 Humu
1 skein CC1 (contrasting color 1), shown in #01 Sake
1 skein CC2 (contrasting color 2), shown in #H26 Kajo

or Fingering-weight yarn, approximately:
1213 (1340, 1486, 1649, 1822, 2022) yds / 1111 (1227, 1360, 1510, 1668, 1851) m MC
149 (150, 153, 164, 168, 171) yds / 136 (137, 140, 150, 153, 157) m CC1
9 (9, 9, 11, 11, 11) yds / 9 (9, 9, 10, 10, 10) m CC2

NEEDLES & NOTIONS
size US 3 / 3.25 mm and size US 4 / 3.5 mm circular needles
size US 3 / 3.25 mm and size US 4 / 3.5 mm double pointed needles for sleeves or long circular needles if using Magic Loop technique
or a size to obtain gauge

4 stitch markers
row counter
waste yarn to hold sleeve stitches
tapestry needle to weave in yarn ends
8 buttons, 0.625” / 1.8 cm in diameter

GAUGE
22 sts and 32 rows in Stockinette stitch using larger needles = 4” / 10 cm, blocked.

€5.40 (pdf download)