ABOUT THIS CARDIGAN KNITTING KIT
Breaking news: we've teamed up with fashion knitwear designer Matty Bovan to create the Star is Born Cardigan. This exclusive kit features star designs on the chest and sleeves, with rib detailing at the collar and hem of the knit.
Our model is wearing the kit in colours: A-Hot Punk Pink, B-Space Black, C-Ivory White & D-Space Black.
About Matty Bovan:
A graduate of Central Saint Martins with an MA specialising in Fashion Knitwear, the 27-year-old designer Matty Bovan creates his own parallel world of post-apocalyptic utopianism with his knitted work.
Size & Fit
Size 1 - 6
Time to make
Once you've completed this kit you'll master
Stocking stitch, 1x1 rib, duplicate stitch
Feeling Good yarn in 4 colours (colour A, B, C & D), the number of balls depends on your kit size:
Size 1-2 (colour A: 3 balls, B: 3 balls, C: 1 ball, D: 2 balls)
Size 3 (colour A: 4 balls, B: 3 balls, C: 1 ball, D: 2 balls)
Size 4 (colour A: 5 balls, B: 3 balls, C: 1 ball, D: 2 balls)
Size 5: (colour A: 5 balls, B: 4 balls, C 1 ball, D: 2 balls)
Size 6: (colour A: 5 balls, B: 4 balls, C 1 ball, D: 3 balls)
1 x A Star Is Born Cardigan pattern
1 x pair of knitting needles 5mm/US8 (optional)
1 x pair of knitting needles 6.5mm/US10.5 (optional)
1 x sewing needle
1 x Made-by-Me label
This kit is knitted with Shiny Happy Cotton made from hand-picked Pima cotton from Peru. Soft and sleek with beautiful drape it is available in a rainbow of colours!
142 meters/ 155 yards per ball. Aran/Worsted
Something you should know
The 6 buttons are not included in the kit.
Suggested Knitting Needle Size
5mm (US8) & 6.5mm (US10.5)
25 stitches / 23 rows on 5mm (US8) & 15 sts / 20 rows on 6.5mm (US10.5)
100% Pima cotton yarn