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Little Cardi 3 ways knitting pattern by Holli Yeoh

Little Basic Cardi DK Weight Pattern

The Little Basic Cardi knitting pattern is featured in the  “Fundamentals to Finishing Knits” course with Holli Yeoh.

 The Little Basic Cardi is a wardrobe staple you’ll want to knit time and time again. It features a lovely round neck, Short Row and English-Tailored shoulder options, and plenty of customizations to fit just about every body and sleeve length. Personalized, versatile, and perfect for every season. 

Little Basic Cardi: DK by Holli Yeoh

Skill Level: Intermediate

Finished Measurements

  •  Chest (buttoned): 29 ¾ (32, 34 ¼, 36, 37 ¾, 40 ¾, 45, 48 ¾, 53, 56 ¾, 61 ¾, 66 ¼, 69 ¾)” / 75.5 (81.5, 87, 91.5, 96, 103.5, 114.5, 124, 134.5, 144, 157, 168.5, 177) cm

  • Regular Length: 22 (22, 22 ½, 23, 23, 23 ½, 24, 24, 24 ½, 25 ¼, 25 ¾, 26 ¼, 26 ¼)” / 56 (56, 57, 58.5, 58.5, 59.5, 61, 61, 62, 64, 65.5, 66.5, 66.5) cm

  • Cropped Length: 19 (19 ¼, 19 ½, 20, 20 ¼, 20 ¾, 21 ½, 21 ¾, 22, 22 ¾, 23 ¼, 23 ¾, 24 ¼)” / 48.5 (49, 49.5, 51, 51.5, 52.5, 54.5, 55, 56, 58, 59, 60.5, 61.5) cm

Intended to be worn with 1 ¾ (2, 2 ¼, 2, 1 ¾, 1 ¾, 3, 2 ¾, 3, 2 ¾, 3 ¾, 4 ¼, 3 ¾)” / 4.5 (5, 5.5, 5, 4.5, 4.5, 7.5, 7, 7.5, 7, 9.5, 11, 9.5) cm positive ease at Chest; sample is 37 ¾” / 103.5 cm on model with a 36″ / 91.5 cm chest circumference.

Yarn

Yardage is noted for Cropped Length and Three-Quarter Sleeves. For most sizes, add a skein for Regular Length and Long Sleeves or refer to Yardage section on page 3.

Needles & Notions

  •  Sizes 4 US / 3.5 mm and 3 US / 3.25 mm needles

  • Stitch markers, locking stitch markers, cable needle, stitch holders or waste yarn, yarn needle, sewing needle and matching thread for buttons
    •  9 (9, 9, 9, 9, 10, 10, 10, 10, 10, 10, 10, 10) 5/8” / 1.5 cm diameter buttons for Regular Length ONLY

    • 8 (8, 8, 8, 8, 8, 9, 9, 9, 9, 9, 9, 9) 5/8” / 1.5 cm diameter buttons for Cropped Length ONLY

Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.

Gauge

  •  22 sts and 30 rows = 4″ / 10 cm in Stockinette st, using larger needles, after blocking.

Please note that changes in gauge will affect yardage used and final measurements.

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