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Madelinetosh Creature Comforts Cardi PDF

An oversized, cozy cardigan with optional cable pattern and clean lines, this pattern is written for each knitter to personalize and make ones own by choosing the elements you would like to add or subtract. Optional pockets, cable motifs and a variety of sizing options make this cardi one of a kind.

This pattern is a downloadable PDF file.

Sizes: X-Small/Small (small/medium, medium/large, large/x-large, x-large/2x-large)
To Fit Chest Measurements: 30-34 (34-38, 38-42, 42-46, 46-50)"
This sweater is meant to be oversized.
Length, from nape of neck: 29" after blocking for all sizes
Yarn: 5(5,6,6,7,8) hanks Madelinetosh Tosh Vintage
Needles: 16" and 40" circular US 8; 40" circular US 7
Other Materials: tapestry needle, stitch markers, stitch holders, cable needle
Gauge: 18 sts and 24 rows = 4" in Stockinette stitch.

Pattern updated 9/20/11.

Author:
Amy Hendrix
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Oddly Fitting Garment

By The Dog Mom

from Santa Rosa, CA

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      Comments about Madelinetosh Creature Comforts Cardi PDF:

      The gauge and the number of skeins used matched the pattern recommendations. Unfortunately, I will be ripping the whole thing out and hoping to salvage the expensive yarn I used to make it because the fit is so odd. It is basically a knitted square folded in half. Sleeves and pockets are awkwardly placed. The Oak Leaf pattern on the back is, however, beautiful.

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      Not at all accurate!

      By Rzoey - 40 yr. knitter

      from Denver, CO

      Comments about Madelinetosh Creature Comforts Cardi PDF:

      This pattern is not accurate. It calls for 6 skeins for a size medium but in fact requires 10. The pattern states that it knits up in a loose weave with size 8 needles which is also untrue. In order for this yarn to knit up in a loose weave you would have to use size 10 needles. Fortunately I used a yarn that doesn't have a dye lot or I would have had to junk the whole thing.

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