A Walk in the Woods Cardigan

Casual and timeless, this round yoke cardigan suits all ages and is unisex. Quick to make in chunky yarn, this will keep you warm on winter walks or snuggling by the fireside.

£4

Sizes

Finished Chest 86 (96, 106, 116, 125, 135, 147, 155, 166) cm/ 34 (38, 42, 46, 49.5, 53.5, 58, 61.5, 65.5) in

Designed to be worn with 5-10 cm/2-4 in positive ease

Materials

Berroco Peruvia Quick, (100% wool, chunky weight, 100g/94m/104yd)

Yarn A: 8 (9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 16, 16) hanks inOats (9104)

Yarn B – 1 hank in Sea Turtle (9125)

Yarn C – 1 hank in Saddle Brown (9152)

6mm hook

5.5 mm hook

7 buttons 2.5cm/1” in diameter

Tension

Work 12st and 9 rows in htr to measure 10x10cm or 4x4in using 6mm hook, or size required to obtain tension.

Skills Used

Basic stitches, working in front/back loops only, increasing, decreasing, working in rows, working in rounds, changing colour within a row, working stitches into row ends, chainless foundation stitch (instructions given).

Construction

Top down, seamless with circular yoke, no waist shaping. Sleeves worked in round whilst attached to the body. Button bands picked up after.