Marlo Cardigan

The Tunisian honeycomb stitch, worked in fingering-weight yarn, produces a textured fabric with drape. The stitch resists the curling typical of Tunisian, so it has minimal finishing. The multicolored yarn lets the stitch pattern play.

DESIGNER Vera Sanon

FINISHED SIZE 32 (34, 36, 38, 40, 42, 46, 50, 54)” bust circumference.

YARN Valley Yarns Charlemont Hand Dyed (distributed by WEBS) (60% superwash merino, 20% mulberry silk, 20% polyamide) (439 yd [401 m]/3½ oz [100 g]); indian turquoise, 4 (4, 5, 5, 5, 6, 6, 7, 7) skeins.

HOOK Tunisian size 7 (4.5 mm) and standard hook size E/4 (3.5 mm). Adjust hook size if necessary to obtain correct gauge.

NOTIONS Yarn needle; 7 (7, 7, 7, 7, 7, 8, 8, 8) ½” buttons.

GAUGE 22 sts and 24 rows = 4″ in honeycomb stitch patt.

 

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