Oleander Cardigan - English
Oleander Cardigan is worked top-down with raglan increases. The entire cardigan - except for the edges - are worked in a lace pattern. The pattern has charts that show how to knit the entire yoke (fronts, sleeves and back) are worked in the lace pattern and with raglan increases. When the yoke is done the body and sleeves are worked according to a "general" chart.
Sizes: 3-9 months (1 year) 2-3 years
Gauge (10 x 10 cm): 20 sts x 27 rows in stockinette st
Skill level: Intermediate
Techniques used: Top down raglan, charted lace pattern
- 150 (200) 250 grams/450 (600) 750 meters/492 (656) 820 yards of yarn for size 4 mm needles (samlpe cardigans are made in Knitpick’s Wool of The Andes Sport in the colors Blossom Heather (no. 25306) and Papaya Heather (no. 25301) (50 gram = 125 m/136 yards).
- Size 4 mm (U.S. size 6) circular needle, 60 cm (24 inches) (or size to obtain gauge)
- 3 (4) 5 buttons