Classic Cable Cardigan
This classic, cabled, men’s cardigan was released as part of the 2018 Men’s Capsule Collection with Paintbox Yarns. The design features crochet cabling on the front, back, and sleeves, with an upturned collar for a masculine silhouette. The bulky weight yarn creates a beautiful winter weight sweater. (Sizes XS-2X) Schematics included.
Difficulty Level: Intermediate
Materials: Paintbox Wool Mix Chunky
Length: Main Color – 1,700-2,100m (Size M/L needs approx 18.5 skeins)
Contrast Color – 80-120m, (Sizes XS-L need only one 100m skein)
Other: 4-5 large buttons, needle that fits in the button holes, thread that matches the buttons
Gauge: 5 hdc x 4 rows = 2 in
Cable gauge: 8 FPdc/BPdc x 5 rows = 2.5 in
Even though it took some time to be delivered my stuff (probably because of Christmas) when they arrived they were in these beautiful organza bags. This detail gave me the impression that they really love what they are doing and the all of the yarns were in excellent condition and quality.