A long, V-neck cardigan with subtle a-line shaping and a slightly relaxed fit; worked in stockinette stitch with ottoman rib detailing and Chinese knot buttons at the center front and on the sleeve cuffs. The design is available in five sizes, one size per pattern. This is the same design as Simple Couture 2.01 and is shown in the third photo with the Winterwear I cowl.
Please Note: This pattern is sold as a PDF download and may not be returned. It is not available as a printed pattern. The General Notes and Techniques for this pattern are contained in The Companion, which is delivered along with the pattern.
bespoke from Catherine Lowe:
1660 (1860, 2000, 2200, 2420) yds/1510 (1700, 1820, 2000, 2200) m of Merino #5 or Alpaca #6
Note: the pattern offers additional yarn options.
0 US/2.0 mm, 3 US/3.25 mm through 7 US/4.5 mm
Please refer to the pattern for complete information regarding needle size, type and length.
crochet hook: C/2.5 mm
knitter's pins: 23 dozen
backing buttons: 5 small
- FINISHED MEASUREMENTS:
underarm: 32.25 (36.5, 40.5, 44.5, 48.5)"/82 (93, 103, 113, 123) cm
length from high shoulder: 26 (28, 30, 31, 32)"/66 (71, 76, 79, 81) cm
Ferrara is intended to be worn with +4-6" of ease.
stockinette stitch: 6 stitches and 8 rows = 1"/2.54 cm
FABRICATION AND CONSTRUCTION NOTES
The garment pieces are worked flat from the bottom up, including the edging; the neck edging is picked up and worked after the garment is constructed.