ABOUT THIS CARDIGAN KNITTING KIT
Classic cable knit gets pastel-pretty, with a new knitted confection from stitching superstar (and Gang fave) Kara Eng.
The actual definition of cosy yet cool? With its cute slouchy fit, balloon arms and el classico cable pattern, this intermediate-level cardi design combines rib, cable and reverse stocking stitch all in one irresistible make.
ABOUT KARA ENG
Kara Eng (@karas.knit.eng) is a New York-based knitwear designer obsessed with bright colors, fun textures, and phenomenal yarn. Through her patterns, Kara hopes to spice up your wardrobe with stylish, knitted pieces that you’ll want to brag you made yourself.
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Time to make
Once you've completed this kit you'll master
1x1 rib, cable stitch and reverse stocking stitch.
10 - 13 balls of Lil' Crazy Sexy Wool (depending on size)
1 Chelsea Cardigan pattern
1 set of 6.5mm (US10.5) 100cm/40'' circular knitting needles (optional)
1 set of 8mm (US11) 100cm/40'' circular knitting needles (optional)
8mm (US11) cable needle (optional)
1 sewing needle
You Will Also Need:
5 buttons (approx. 24mm in diameter)
1 sharp sewing needle
This kit is knitted with Lil' Crazy Sexy Wool, little sister to Crazy Sexy Wool. This chunky, easy-knit yarn is made from 100% Peruvian wool – renewable, biodegradable, and all-natural.
80 metres/87 yards per 100g roll
Hand wash only in cold or lukewarm water - do not exceed 30 degrees / Use a delicates hand wash detergent / Give your knits a gentle squeeze and leave in the water for a few minutes / Once done, roll in a clean towel to remove excess water and then dry flat.