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A Wool Baa Garter Stitch Cardi-Bolero

 

This easy pattern is suitable for the beginner knitter.  This semi bolero garment has 3/4 raglan sleeves that can easily be changed to a full length sleeve, is knitted mostly in garter stitch and is designed to be worn open at the front.  It can be stretched and buttoned shut for a fitted shape.  Although our display garment is knitted in Adorn Cotton Cashmere DK, with Adorn Silky Merino DK for the bands, the entire garment can be knitted in Adorn Cotton Cashmere DK only.

 

To fit bust  - 86 (91, 96, 101, 106, 116) cm

Finished length - 39 (40, 42, 46, 49, 51) cm

Sleeve length to armhole - 26 (28, 30, 32, 34, 36) cm

 

Materials:

 

Adorn Cotton Cashmere DK - 6 (7, 8, 8, 9, 10) balls

Adorn Silky Merino DK - 1 ball all sizes

Buttons - 3 (3, 3, 3, 4, 4)

Tools - 3.25mm circular needles and 3.75mm needles, sewing up needle, 3 stitch holders

 

Tension - 22sts and 30 rows to 10cm using garter stitch and 3.75mm needles (or needles to get this tension).

 

 

Note: This pattern is only free when you purchase yarn to make the garment.  Yarn substitutions are allowed.

 

 

 

 

 

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