the P cardigan is one of the designs in Helga Isager's newest pattern books, K (Knit). the cardigan is worked in reverse stockinette stitch.
the wool : the design uses Spinni and Silk Mohair from the Danish brand Isager.
suggested needle size : 3 mm/UK 11/US 2.5 + 3.5 mm / UK 9.5 / US 4 + 4 mm/UK 8/US 6
the needles are sold separately on the tools page.
dimensions of the finished cardigan :
small : chest width 52cm [20.5"]/ length 70cm [27.6"]/ sleeve length 45cm [17.7"]
medium : chest width 55cm [21.7"]/ length 72cm [28.4"]/ sleeve length 45cm [17.7"]
large : chest width 58cm [22.8"]/ length 73cm [28.7"]/ sleeve length 46cm [18"]
x-large : chest width 61cm [24"]/ length 74cm [29"]/ sleeve length 46cm [18"]
colors : the knitting kit exists in our different the colors of Isager Tweed and Alpaca 1. the original colors are Spinni col. 33s + 100 and Silk Mohair col. 28.
skill Level : 3 out of 3
the biches & bûches kit : the kit includes the original yarn from Isager in the quantity for the chosen size and in the chosen colors + the little biches & bûches knitting pouch.
how to determine your size : take a cardigan from your wardrobe that you love and measure its dimensions. it may not have the exact same shape, but it will give you an idea of the size to choose.
design & copyright by Helga Isager - Amimono