CABLED PANEL Sweater

This strik­ing cardi­gan fea­tures a rail-track cable panel at the cen­ter back, on the sleeves and flank­ing the front bands.

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Sizes

Woman’s X-small (small, medium,

large, X-large) In­struc­tions are given for small­est size, with larger sizes in paren­the­ses. When only 1 num­ber is given, it ap­plies to all sizes.

Fin­ished Mea­sure­ments

Chest: 33 (37, 41, 451/4, 49) inches

(but­toned) Length: 24 (25, 26, 27, 28) inches Note: Gar­ment is meant to be worn with

2 inches of ease for all sizes.

Ma­te­ri­als

• Sweet Ge­or­gia Yarns Su­per­wash Worsted (worsted weight; 100% su­per­wash merino wool; 200 yds/ 115g per skein): 7 (7,8, 9, 10) skeins cayenne #1201 • Size 7 (4.5 mm) straight and 16-inch cir­cu­lar nee­dles or size needed to ob­tain gauge • Cable nee­dle • Stitch mark­ers • 8 (3/4-inch) but­tons

Gauge

20 sts and 27 rows = 4 inches/

10cm in St st. 46-st Cable Panel A for Back =

71/4 inches/18.5cm (blocked). To save time, take time to

check gauge.

Spe­cial Ab­bre­vi­a­tions

2 over 2 Left Cross (2/2 LC): Sl 2 sts to

cn and hold in front; k2, k2 from cn. 2 over 2 Left Purl Cross (2/2 LPC): Sl 2 sts to cn and hold in front; p2, k2 from cn. 2 over 2 Right Cross (2/2 RC): Sl 2 sts to

cn and hold in back; k2, k2 from cn. 2 over 2 Right Purl Cross (2/2 RPC): Sl 2 sts to cn and hold in back; k2, p2 from cn. Left Lifted In­crease (LLI): Insert LH nee­dle in top of st 2 rows be­low st on RH nee­dle; knit the st. Right Lifted In­crease (RLI): Knit into top of st (the purl bump) in the row be­low next st on LH nee­dle. Make 1 Left (M1L): Insert LH nee­dle from front to back un­der hor­i­zon­tal strand be­tween last st worked and next st on LH nee­dle; knit through back of re­sult­ing loop. Make 1 Right (M1R): Insert LH nee­dle from back to front un­der hor­i­zon­tal strand be­tween last st worked and next st on LH nee­dle; knit into front of re­sult­ing loop. Purl in front and back (pfb): Purl in front and then in back of next st on LH nee­dle. Slip marker (sm): Slip marker from

LH to RH nee­dle. Slip, slip, purl (ssp): Sl 2 sts 1 at a time kwise to RH nee­dle; re­turn sts to LH nee­dle in turned po­si­tion and p2­tog-tbl—a left-lean­ing sin­gle dec. Wrap and Turn (W&T): Slip next st pwise to RH nee­dle. Bring yarn to RS of work be­tween nee­dles, then slip same st back to LH nee­dle. Bring yarn to WS, wrap­ping st. Turn, leav­ing rem sts un­worked, then beg work­ing back in the other di­rec­tion. To hide wraps on sub­se­quent rows: Work to wrapped st. With RH nee­dle, pick up wrap and work wrap tog with wrapped st.

Pat­tern Stitches

Seed St (odd num­ber of sts) All rows: K1, *p1, k1; rep from * to end. Seed St (even num­ber of sts) Row 1 (RS): *K1, p1; rep from * to end. Row 2: Knit the purl sts and purl the

knit sts. Rep Row 2 for pat. Back & Sleeve Cable Panel A (46-st

panel) Note: A chart is pro­vided for those pre­fer­ring to work Back & Sleeve Cable Panel A from a chart. Row 1 (RS): P1, 2/2 RC, p2, 2/2 LC, p6, k2, p2, 2/2 RC, p2, k2, p6, 2/2 RC, p2, 2/2 RC, p1. Row 2 and all WS rows: Knit the knit sts

and purl the purl sts. Row 3: P1, k4, p2, k2, 2/2 LPC, p4, k2, p2, k4, p2, k2, p4, 2/2 RPC, k2, p2, k4, p1. Row 5: P1, 2/2 RC, p2, k2, p2, 2/2 LPC, p2, k2, p2, 2/2 RC, p2, k2, p2, 2/2 RPC, p2, k2, p2, 2/2 RC, p1. Row 7: P1, k4, p2, k2, p4, 2/2 LPC, k2, p2, k4, p2, k2, 2/2 RPC, p4, k2, p2, k4, p1.

Row 9: P1, 2/2 RC, p2, k2, p6, 2/2 LPC, p2, 2/2 RC, p2, 2/2 RPC, p6, k2, p2, 2/2 RC, p1. Rows 11 and 12: Rep Row 2. Rep Rows 1–12 for pat. Right Front Cable Panel A (20-st panel) Note: A chart is pro­vided for those pre­fer­ring to work Right Front Cable Panel A from a chart. Row 1 (RS): P1, 2/2 RC, p2, 2/2 LC, p6,

k2, p1. Row 2 and all WS rows: Knit the knit sts

and purl the purl sts. Row 3: P1, k4, p2, k2, 2/2 LPC, p4,

k2, p1. Row 5: P1, 2/2 RC, p2, k2, p2, 2/2 LPC,

p2, k2, p1. Row 7: P1, k4, p2, k2, p4, 2/2 LPC,

k2, p1. Row 9: P1, 2/2 RC, p2, k2, p6,

2/2 LPC, p1. Rows 11 and 12: Rep Row 2. Rep Rows 1–12 for pat. Left Front Cable Panel A (20-st panel) Note: A chart is pro­vided for those pre­fer­ring to work Left Front Cable Panel A from a chart. Row 1 (RS): P1, k2, p6, 2/2 RC, p2, 2/2

RC, p1. Row 2 and all WS rows: Knit the knit sts

and purl the purl sts. Row 3: P1, k2, p4, 2/2 RPC, k2, p2,

k4, p1. Row 5: P1, k2, p2, 2/2 RPC, p2, k2, p2,

2/2 RC, p1. Row 7: P1, k2, 2/2 RPC, p4, k2, p2,

k4, p1. Row 9: P1, 2/2 RPC, p6, k2, p2,

2/2 RC, p1. Rows 11 and 12: Rep Row 2. Rep Rows 1–12 for pat. Left Col­lar Cable Panel A (16-st panel) Note: A chart is pro­vided for those pre­fer­ring to work Left Col­lar Cable Panel A from a chart. Row 1 (RS): P2, 2/2 LC, p6, k2, p2. Row 2 and all WS rows: Knit the knit sts

and purl the purl sts. Row 3: P2, k2, 2/2 LPC, p4, k2, p2. Row 5: P2, k2, p2, 2/2 LPC, p2, k2, p2. Row 7: P2, k2, p4, 2/2 LPC, k2, p2. Row 9: P2, k2, p6, 2/2 LPC, p2. Rows 11 and 12: Rep Row 2. Rep Rows 1–12 for pat. Right Col­lar Cable Panel A (16-st

panel) Note: A chart is pro­vided for those pre­fer­ring to work Right Col­lar Cable Panel A from a chart. Row 1 (RS): P2, k2, p6, 2/2 RC, p2. Row 2 and all WS rows: Knit the knit sts

and purl the purl sts. Row 3: P2, k2, p4, 2/2 RPC, k2, p2. Row 5: P2, k2, p2, 2/2 RPC, p2, k2, p2. Row 7: P2, k2, 2/2 RPC, p4, k2, p2. Row 9: P2, 2/2 RPC, p6, k2, p2. Rows 11 and 12: Rep Row 2. Rep Rows 1–12 for pat. Cable Panel B (mul­ti­ple of 6 sts + 2) Note: A chart is pro­vided for those pre­fer­ring to work Cable Panel B from a chart. Row 1 (RS): P2, *2/2 RC, p2; rep from *

to end. Rows 2–4: Knit the knit sts and purl the

purl sts. Rep Rows 1–4 for pat.

Pat­tern Notes

Cardi­gan is worked in pieces and then sewn to­gether. Col­lar is picked up from neck­line and is shaped us­ing short rows and in­creases. Full Cable Panel A Chart is worked for back and sleeves; parts of chart are worked for left and right fronts and col­lars as in­di­cated. Use ap­pro­pri­ate sec­tion of chart in­di­cated for each piece. Work arm­hole and sleeve cap de­creases as fol­lows: K1, ssk at be­gin­ning of right-side rows and k2­tog, k1 at end. Work neck de­creases as fol­lows: Ssk at be­gin­ning of right-side rows and k2­tog at end; p2­tog at be­gin­ning of wrong-side rows and ssp at end. Work sleeve in­creases as fol­lows: K1, M1R at be­gin­ning of right-side rows and M1L, k1 at end.

Back

Cast on 87 (97, 107, 119, 127) sts. Work 5 rows in Seed St. Set-up row 1 (WS): P23 (28, 33, 39, 43), pm; k1, p1, pfb, p1, k2, p1, pfb, p1, k6, p2, k2, p1, pfb, p1, k2, p2, k6, p1, pfb, p1, k2, p1, pfb, p1, k1, pm; p23 (28, 33, 38, 43)—92 (102, 112, 124, 132) sts. Set-up row 2: Knit to marker, sm; work Back Cable Panel A to next marker, sm; knit to end. Work­ing Back Cable Panel A be­tween mark­ers and all other sts in St st, work even un­til piece mea­sures 16 (161/2, 17, 171/2, 18) inches, end­ing with a WS row. Shape Arm­holes Bind off 3 (4,6, 7, 7) sts at beg of next 2 rows, then 3 (3,4, 5, 5) sts at beg of next 4 rows—74 (82, 84, 90, 98) sts. Work even un­til arm­holes mea­sure 7 (71/2, 8, 81/2, 9) inches, end­ing with a WS row.

Shape Shoul­ders Bind off 5 (6,6, 7, 7) sts at beg of next 4 rows, then

5 (5,7, 8, 8) sts at beg of next 2 rows. Bind off rem 44 (48, 46, 46, 54) sts.

Right Front

Cast on 42 (47, 52, 57, 62) sts. Work 5 rows in Seed St. Set-up row 1 (WS): P24 (29, 34, 39, 44), pm; k1, p2, k6, p1, pfb, p1, k2, p1, pfb, p1, k1—44 (49, 54, 59, 64) sts. Set-up row 2: Work Right Front Cable Panel A to

marker, sm; knit to end. Work even un­til piece mea­sures 16 (161/2, 17, 171/2,

18) inches, end­ing with a RS row. Shape Arm­hole Bind off 3 (4,6, 7, 7) sts at arm­hole edge once, then

3 (3,4, 5, 5) sts twice—35 (39, 40, 42, 47) sts. Work even un­til arm­hole mea­sures 4 (41/2, 41/2, 5,

51/4) inches, end­ing with a WS row. Shape Neck Row 1 (RS): Bind off 7 sts, work to end—28 (32, 33,

35, 40) sts. Row 2: Work to last 4 sts, ssp, p2—27 (31, 32, 34,

39) sts. Row 3: Bind off 3 (3,3, 3, 6) sts, work to end—

24 (28, 29, 31, 33) sts. Dec 1 st at neck edge [ev­ery row] 6 times, then [ev­ery RS row] 3 (5,4, 3, 5) times—15 (17, 19, 22, 22) sts. Work even un­til arm­hole mea­sures 7 (71/2, 8, 81/2, 9)

inches, end­ing with a RS row. Shape Shoul­der Bind off 5 (6,6, 7, 7) sts at arm­hole edge twice, then

5 (5,7, 8, 8) sts once.

Left Front

Cast on 42 (47, 52, 57, 62) sts. Work 5 rows in Seed St. Set-up row 1 (WS): K1, p1, pfb, p1, k2, p1, pfb, p1, k6, p2, k1, pm; p24 (29, 34, 39, 44)—44 (49, 54, 59, 64) sts. Set-up row 2: Knit to marker, sm; work Left Front

Cable Panel A to end. Work even un­til piece mea­sures 16 (161/2, 17, 171/2,

18) inches, end­ing with a WS row. Shape Arm­hole Bind off 3 (4,6, 7, 7) sts at arm­hole edge once, then

3 (3,4, 5, 5) sts twice—35 (39, 40, 42, 47) sts. Work even un­til arm­hole mea­sures 4 (41/2, 41/2, 5, 51/4)

inches, end­ing with a RS row.

Shape Neck Row 1 (WS): Bind off 7 sts, work to

end—28 (32, 33, 35, 40) sts. Row 2: Work to last 4 sts, p2­tog, p2—

27 (31, 32, 34, 39) sts. Row 3: Bind off 3 (3,3, 3, 6) sts, work to

end—24 (28, 29, 31, 33) sts. Dec 1 st at neck edge [ev­ery row] 6 times, then [ev­ery RS row] 3 (5,4, 3, 5) times—15 (17, 19, 22, 22) sts. Work even un­til arm­hole mea­sures 7 (71/2, 8, 81/2, 9) inches, end­ing with a WS row. Shape Shoul­der Bind off 5 (6,6, 7, 7) sts at arm­hole edge

twice, then 5 (5,7, 8, 8) sts once.

Sleeve

Cast on 47 (47, 53, 53, 55) sts. Work 5 rows in Seed St. Set-up row 1 (WS): P3 (3,6, 6, 7), pm; k1, p1, pfb, p1, k2, p1, pfb, p1, k6, p2, k2, p1, pfb, p1, k2, p2, k6, p1, pfb, p1, k2, p1, pfb, p1, k1, pm; p3 (3,6, 6, 7)—52 (52, 58, 58, 60) sts. Set-up row 2: Knit to marker, sm; work Sleeve Cable Panel A to next marker, sm; knit to end. Work even un­til piece mea­sures 2 inch

es, end­ing with a WS row. Inc 1 st each side on next row, then [ev­ery 12 (10, 10, 8, 8) rows] 3 (9, 3, 12, 11) times, then [ev­ery 10 (0,8, 0, 6) rows] 5 (0,8, 0, 2) times—70 (72, 82, 84, 88) sts. Work even un­til piece mea­sures 17 (171/2, 18, 181/2, 19) inches, end­ing with a WS row. Shape Cap Bind off 3 (4,6, 7, 7) sts at beg of next 2 rows, then 3 (3,4, 5, 5) sts at beg of next 4 rows—52 (52, 54, 50, 54) sts. Dec 1 st each side on next row, then [ev­ery 4 rows] 0 (0,1, 4, 3) time(s), then [ev­ery RS row] 13 (13, 13, 8, 10) times—24 (24, 24, 24, 26) sts. Bind off 3 sts at beg of next 4 rows—

12 (12, 12, 12, 14) sts. Bind off all sts.

Fin­ish­ing

Block pieces to mea­sure­ments. Sew shoul­der seams.

Col­lar With WS fac­ing (WS of cardi­gan is RS of col­lar) and us­ing cir­cu­lar nee­dle, pick up and knit 32 (32, 36, 36, 38) sts along left front neck edge, 44 (48, 46, 48, 54) sts across back neck and 32 (32, 36, 36, 38) sts along right front neck edge—108 (112, 118, 120, 130) sts. Work 1 row in Seed St. Shape Col­lar Short rows 1 (RS) and 2: Con­tin­u­ing in

Seed St, work to last 16 sts, W&T. Short rows 3–6: Work to 15 sts be­fore

wrapped st of pre­vi­ous row, W&T. Short row 7: Work 10 (14, 20, 22,

32) sts, W&T. Short row 8: Work to end, work­ing wraps tog with wrapped sts as you come to them. Purl 1 row, work­ing rem wraps tog with

wrapped sts. Set-up row 1 (RS): Work 3 sts in Seed St, pm; p2, k2, p8, k2, p2, pm; k25 (27, 30, 31, 36), pm; p2, [k4, p2] 3 times, pm; k25 (27, 30, 31, 36), pm; p2, k2, p8, k2, p2, sm; work 3 sts in Seed St. Set-up row 2: Work 3 sts in Seed St, sm; knit the knit sts and purl the purl sts to last 3 sts, sm; work 3 sts in Seed St. Row 3 (RS): Work 3 sts in Seed St, sm; work Left Col­lar Cable Panel A to next marker, sm; knit to next marker, sm; work Cable Panel B to next marker, sm; knit to next marker, sm; work Right Col­lar Cable Panel A to next marker, sm; work 3 sts in Seed St. Work 3 rows even. Inc row (RS): Work to 2nd marker, sm; RLI, knit to next marker, LLI, sm; work to next marker, sm; RLI, knit to next marker, LLI, sm; work to end— 4 sts inc. Rep Inc row [ev­ery 4 rows] twice—

120 (124, 130, 132, 142) sts. Work 1 row even. Work 3 rows in Seed St across all sts. Bind off all sts loosely in pat. Button Band With RS fac­ing, us­ing cir­cu­lar nee­dle and beg at base of neck shap­ing, pick up and knit 84 (90, 92, 97, 99) sts along left front edge. Work 4 rows in Seed St. Bind off all sts in pat. But­ton­hole Band With RS fac­ing, us­ing cir­cu­lar nee­dle and beg at lower right front edge, pick up and knit 84 (90, 92, 97, 99) sts along right front edge. Work 1 row in Seed St. But­ton­hole row (RS): Work 2 (2,3, 2, 3) sts, [k2­tog, yo, work 9 (10, 10, 11, 11) sts] 7 times, k2­tog, yo, work to end. Work 2 rows in Seed St. Bind off all sts in pat. Set in sleeves. Sew side and sleeve seams. Sew but­tons op­po­site but­ton­holes. Weave in ends.

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