Icelandic Star

Woman's seamless yoke cardigan with stranded colorwork. Worked in rows in one piece, you can knit this sweater without steeking. Embroidery embellishment creates extra depth in the vibrant colorwork sections.

Designer Sarah Hoadley
Finished Size 32¼ (36½, 40¼, 44½, 48¼, 52½)" bust circumference, buttoned, including 1" front bands. Cardigan shown measures 36½", modeled with about 2" positive ease.
Yarn Reynolds Lite-Lopi (100% wool; 109 yd [100 m]/50 g): #1409 red (MC), 5 (6, 7, 8, 9, 9) balls; #0426 gold heather, #1404 turquoise, and #0058 grey, 1 (1, 2, 2, 2, 2) ball(s) each. Yarn distributed by JCA.
Needles Body and sleeves—size 8 (5 mm): 29" circular (cir) and set of double-pointed (dpn). Ribbing—size 6 (4 mm): 24" cir and set of dpn. Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.
Notions
•Markers (m);
• stitch holders;
• tapestry needle;
• six ¾" buttons.
Gauge 17 sts and 24 rows = 4" in St st on larger needle.

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