Gyre Cardigan

Designer Norah Gaughan

Finished Size 16 1/4 (17, 17 3/4, 18 1/2, 19 1/2)" back width at sleeve opening. Cardigan shown measures 17".

Yarn Berroco Linus (50% acrylic, 20% linen, 18% nylon, 12% viscose; 157 yd [143 m]/1 3/4 oz [50 g]): #6834 charcoal, 7 (7, 7, 8, 8) balls.

Needles Body—sizes 7 (4.5 mm) and 8 (5 mm): 32" circular (cir). Sleeves—size 8 (5 mm): set of double-pointed (dpn). Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.

Notions Marker (m); removable marker; tapestry needle.

Gauge 20 sts and 28 rows = 4" in St st on larger needle.

Eyelet increases, twisted rib, and dropped stitches alternate in concentric circles from the back neck of the Gyre Cardigan, creating an openwork jacket with an austere kind of beauty.


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