The different textures of garter stitch, along with the cable-lace collar, make the open Rodin Cardigan fun to knit and easy to wear. The shorter sleeve length gives a layered look more interest. Pair it with a cuffed shirt with the sleeves rolled up or a long-sleeve T-shirt.
Skill Level Intermediate
Finished Size 20 (22, 23¼, 24¾, 26)” back width. Cardigan shown measures 22″ on model with 34½” bust.
Yarn Brooklyn Tweed Quarry (100% wool; 200 yd [183 m]/3½ oz [100 g]): moonstone, 5 (6, 6, 7, 7) skeins.
Needles Size 11 (8 mm). Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.
Notions Markers (m); cable needle (cn); stitch holders; tapestry needle.
Gauge 12 sts and 19 rows = 4″ in garter st.