Pecan Crush

Sleek and flattering, this cardigan is knit in one piece from the top down. The wide front collar can be folded back or wrapped around depending on your mood (and the weather!). Raglan shoulder shaping is worked in one piece and there is minimal seaming except for the back of neck and hip edging.

SIZES
To Fit Bust Up to Size: 29.5 (33, 36, 39, 42, 45, 48, 51)" / 75 (84, 91.5, 99, 106.5, 114.5, 122, 129.5) cm
0-1" / 0-2.5 cm of positive ease recommended.

Finished Bust Circumference: 29.5 (33, 36, 39, 42, 45, 48, 51)" / 75 (84, 91.5, 99, 106.5, 114.5, 122, 129.5) cm
Size 36" / 87.5 cm modeled with 1" / 2.5 cm of positive ease.

Finished Length: 29.75 (30.25, 30.5, 30.75, 31.25, 31.25, 32, 32.25)" / 75.5 (77, 77.5, 78, 79.5, 79.5, 81.5, 82) cm.

MATERIALS
Yarn
Madelinetosh Pashmina (75% Merino, 15% Silk, 10% Cashmere; 360 yds / 329 m per skein); Color: Glazed Pecan; 4 (5, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 9) skeins, actual yarn used approx 1425-3200 yds / 1300-2925 m.

Needles & Notions
Size 7 US / 4.5 mm circular needle, 32" / 80 cm length (or longer)
Size 7 US / 4.5 mm circular needle, 24" / 60 cm length
Size 7 US / 4.5 mm double-pointed needles (if preferred to magic loop method)
4 mm / G-6 crochet hook
Stitch markers, waste yarn, tapestry needle, safety pin.

GAUGE
21 sts and 30 rows = 4" / 10 cm in St St
28 sts and 30 rows = 4" / 10 cm in Collar Ribbing

Techniques Used:
Provisional Cast-on
Grafting
Short rows
All techniques are either detailed in pattern or links to full tutorials are provided.

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