Ruby Cardigan by Emma Vining in West Yorkshire Spinners Illustrious DK
This sweater is an elegantly fitted cardigan with a pattern inspired by gemstones designed by Emma Vining. The yarn used in this cardigan is West Yorkshire Spinners Illustrious DK which is a gorgeous blend of 70% Falkland wool and 30% British alpaca combines both a fantastic soft feel, great stitch definition, and beautiful colours.
This kit contains:
- 1 x Digital Pattern
- 5 x West Yorkshire Spinners Illustrious DK - Garnet (594)
- 6 x West Yorkshire Spinners Illustrious DK - Garnet (594)
- 7 x West Yorkshire Spinners Illustrious DK - Garnet (594)
You will also require 1 pair of 3.25mm and 4mm knitting needles, cable needle, stitch holders, stitch markers and an optional hook and bar for fastening for the neckband.
Yarn weight: DK
Needle Size: 1 pair 3.25mm (UK 10/ US 3) knitting needles. 1 pair 4mm (UK 8/ US 6) knitting needles
Ball weight: 100g
Tension: 24sts and 28rows to 10cm over Chart A pattern using 4mm needles. 21sts and 28rows to 10cm over Stocking Stitch pattern using 4mm needles.
Fibre: 70% Wool, 30% Alpaca
Care Instructions: Machine wash 30 degrees, reshape whilst damp, do not tumble dry
Pattern For: Ladies
- Sweater Knitting
Nice pattern, Lovely wool
I love working with this yarn. This is my first Sweater Knitting project. I find it both enjoyable and challenging. Still in the process of knitting the project. Happy with the results thus far. Just beginning the sleeves