The Fibre Co. Skyscraper cardigan is seamless. The collar is worked first, the center back panel is then picked up and worked down. The front lapels are worked next, then each side of the body is picked up and worked outward. After a three needle bind off for the side seam the remaining sleeve stitches are worked on circular needles or doubled pointed needles to the cuff.
The Fibre Co. Acadia (60% merino wool, 20% baby alpaca, 20%
silk; 133m (145yds) per 50g hank) in Amber – 12 [12: 13: 14: 15: 16] hanks
Size 6 US (4mm), 16″ or 40cm & 32″ or 81cm circular needles OR SIZE TO GET GAUGE
Size 5 US (3.75mm) OR one size smaller then body needle, 16″ or 40cm circular needle or double pointed needles for sleeve rib Stitch markers
2, 3/4″ Buttons
20 stitches & 28 rows = 4″ (10cm) in stockinette stitch
designed to t bust 30 (34-38-42-46-50)” or 76 (86-96- 107-117-127)cm
This knitting pattern comes as a PDF file, which is available for download at check out, as well as sent after purchase in an email attachment.