The Fibre Co. Acadia Takumi cardigan, designed by Renee Callahan, features a flattering wrap-style, with a longer length, ¾ sleeves, and is finished with i-cord trim worked simultaneously with the sweater. Takumi is the Japanese word for ‘artisan’.
3.75mm (US 5) or size needed to get gauge in a length to accommodate the bust sts, 3.5mm (US 4) or one size smaller than the gauge needle in the same length for rib trim, 3.75 mm (US 5) or size to get gauge in preferred needles for small circumference knitting, 3.5mm (US 4) or one size smaller than the gauge needle for the rib cuff, One 3.5 mm (US 4) double-pointed needle for i-cord knitting.
21 sts x 31 rows = 10cm (4″) in St st blocked.
Body circumference (‘A’ in schematic): 79.5 (83, 89, 92.5, 96.5, 102)(110.5, 114.5, 120, 125.5, 129.5)cm or 31.25 (32.75, 35, 36.5, 38, 40.25)(43.5, 45, 47.25, 49.5, 51)”
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.
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