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the cardigan out of africa

the cardigan out of africa

from 118.00

the cardigan Out of Africa is a design by Marianne Isager, inspired by the very famous film by Sydney Pollack about the Danish author, Karen Blixen’s life in Africa.

the wool : the design uses Spinni and Silk Mohair from the Danish brand Isager, 1 strand of each held together.

suggested needle size : 3.5 mm/UK 9.5/US 4
the needles are sold separately on the tools page.

dimensions of the finished cardigan : 
small/medium : chest width 50cm [19.7"]/ length 70cm [27.6"]/ sleeve length to armhole 42cm [16.5"]
large/x-large : chest width 60cm [23.6"]/ length 80cm [31.5"]/ sleeve length to armhole 44cm [17.3"]

colors : the knitting kit exists in our different the colors of Isager Spinni and Silk Mohair. the original colors are Spinni col. 6s and Silk Mohair col. 6.

skill Level : 3 out of 5

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 Marianne Isager

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