The Bellwether Cardigan -- Knitting Patterns -- PDF Download

  • $9.00 USD


The Bellwether Cardigan is perhaps the last cardigan you will ever want to knit. This pattern offers 182 different sweater possibilities across 7 sizes (26 possibilities per size). No kidding.

Bellwether is a term used by shepherds and shepherdesses to denote the leader of the herd--usually decorated with a bell around its neck to call the attention of the rest of the herd so as to follow it. Like my own bellwether, Stella, this top-down, seamless cardigan is a leader of the herd. It’s many options allow you to creater the cardigan that fits you like a dream and fits perfectly into your day-to-day wardrobe and its positive ease of two inches makes it comfortable enough to wear over anything and still move with ease. The custom options include:

A-line or Straight Body
Long sleeves
Short sleeves
3/4 sleeves
Bust shaping or none
Afterthought pocket or pocketless

When knitting this pattern, you will want to choose a size that is 2 inches (5 cm) larger than your natural bust size. Sizing as listed includes positive ease.

The sample of the pattern is shown here knit with Cedar Hill Farm Co. Squee in the Oscar colorway.

 
US 7 (4.5 mm) and US 6 (4 mm) circular needles required

 

ERRATA: There is an error in the original pattern for 54" bust size. Cast on should be 78 sts.

Please Note: At the time of purchase, you will need to provide an email address to which the pattern(s) can be sent.  Patterns will be emailed to you upon completion of sale and verification of payment.  Patterns purchased through this shop are non-refundable due to the nature of the product and the ability to save the file to your computer.  

All patterns include customer support, so if you are confused about a direction or have a question about a yarn substitution, feel free to contact me, the designer, at cedarhillyarns@gmail.com.

The patterns available for purchase through this shop are subject to copyright laws.  They cannot be reproduced for personal profit, charitable gain, or individual sale without the written consent of the designer, Keya Kuhn.


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