This casual cardigan from Berroco uses two different shades of a beautiful, self-striping yarn (Linsey) made of cotton and linen. Linsey is offered both in solid colors as well as variegated. The yarn is soft and drapes well and the color palette has a natural look. The body is knit sideways in one piece from right front edge to left front edge.
Skill Level: Intermediate
FIBER: 64% Cotton, 36% Linen
HANK WEIGHT: 1.75 oz / 50 g
HANK LENGTH: 114 yds / 104 m
KNITTING GAUGE: 5 sts = 1″ 20 sts & 26 rows = 4″ (10cm)
NEEDLE SIZE: 7 (US) / 4.5 mm
CROCHET GAUGE: 4 sc = 1″ 16 sc & 20 rows = 4″ (10cm)
HOOK SIZE: 8(H) (US) / 5 mm
CARE: Hand wash. Lay flat to dry.
Cardigan Kit Giveaway
To win a kit (includes Bayarri pattern and Linsey yarn (16 skeins in 2 gorgeous colors) to make this beautiful cardigan, please leave a comment here until 8 p.m. EST Thursday, February 10, 2011. Winner will be announced on Friday. The kit is valued at over $150.
And the winner is…