Casia Cardigan PDF english version
Casia Cardigan is a short and feminin cardigan with a wide neckline and 3/4 lenght puff sleeves. The cardigan does not need any final sewing despite the puff sleeves, as they are shaped with the help of in- and decreases. The cardigan is knit top down, so you can easily adjust the length at both the body and sleeves while knitting. By knitting short rows, the neck line is slightly higher at the back. The cardigan is supposed to be worn with approx. 5 -10 cm positive ease. If your bust measurement is 84 cm, you should choose a size XS.
XS (S) M (L) XL
Bust measurement: 90 (94) 100 (106) 110 cm. Sleeve length measured centre under the armhole opening: 28 (30) 31 (34) 35 cm. Body length measured centre back: 46,5 (48) 50,5 (54) 54,5 cm.
100 (150) 150 (200) 200 g Tvinni from Isager Yarn 255m/50 g eller 150 (150) 150 (200) 200 g Arwetta from Filcolana 210m/50 g hold together with 75 (100) 100 (125) 125 g Silk Mohair from Isager Yarn 212 m/25 g or Tilia from Filcolana 210m/25g. The cardigan pictures is Tvinni 12s from Isager Yarn hold together with Tilia 353 Fresia from Filcolana.
You can choose any other yarn, as long as you obtain the correct gauge.
You will need 6-7 bottoms, 12 mm, and 10 stitch marker knitting this cardigan.
The cardigan is knit in stockinette stitch knitting back and forth on needle 4 mm (80 cm circular needle). All ribbed hems are knit on circular needle 3 mm (80 cm). I recommend interchangeable circular needles.
20 stitches x 28 rows in stockinette stitch in the round on needle size 4 mm =10 x 10 cm.