Long, Textured Cardigan // Design By Triona Murphy
Glenwood is a long, cozy cardigan with plenty of yummy texture. Worked from the bottom up in pieces and seamed for structure, the sweater is comfortable yet stylish and works equally well for running errands, going out with friends, or snuggling in front of a roaring fire.
- yarn: 7 (8, 9, 9, 10, 11, 12, 12) skeins SweetGeorgia Yarns Superwash Worsted in Magpie (200 yd / 183 m per 4.06 oz / 115 g skein; 100% Superwash Merino)
- needles: Size 6 US / 4.0 mm needlesSize 7 US / 4.5 mm needlesSize 6 US / 4.0 mm circular needles, 32Û / 81.5 cm or longer (longer needle recommended for larger sizes)Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain correct gauge.
- gauge: 20 sts and 28 rows = 4Û / 10 cm in Waffle Stitch using larger needles20 sts and 32 rows = 4Û / 10 cm in garter stitch using smaller needles, stretched lightly21 sts and 28 rows = 4Û / 10 cm in Stockinette stitch using larger needlesFor accurate sizing, always take time to check finished gauge.
(Note: Stockinette stitch is not used in this cardigan.)
- finished measurements: Chest: 30 å_ (35 å_, 39 å_, 42 å_, 45 å_, 48 å_, 51 å_, 55 å_)Û / 77 (90, 99.5, 107.5, 115.5, 123, 131, 140.5) cmLength: 22Û / 56 cm from underarm to hem (all sizes)Sample shown is size 35 å_Û / 90 cmIntended to be worn with 1-3Û / 2.5-7.5 cm positive ease
Pattern includes a 6-page PDF (both written and charted)