ABOUT THIS CARDIGAN KNITTING KIT
Designed in collaboration with The Knitter, the Petite Peche Cardigan is the cute-but-cosy knit you need in your wardrobe now. It’s got an open front, a relaxed, oversized vibe, and some amazing bobble stitch detailing. This is an intermediate level project, stitched with two shades of our ultra-soft Alpachino Merino yarn.
ABOUT THE KNITTER
Nicole Leybourne is a sheep enthusiast, toast lover, curious soul, and the knitter behind The Knitter - the handmade knitwear brand that lovingly knits magical ready-to-wear pieces.
Size 1 - 4
Time to make
Once you've completed this kit you'll master
Knitting in the round, stocking stitch, 1x1 rib, bobble stitch
7 - 9 balls of Alpachino Merino in colour A (depending on size)
2 - 3 balls of Alpachino Merino in colour B (depending on size)
1 Petite Pêche Cardigan pattern
1 set of 6.5mm (100cm/40) circular knitting needles (optional)
1 set of 8mm (100cm/40’) circular knitting needles (optional)
This kit is knitted with Alpachino Merino - our softest, squishiest ever Alpaca and Merino blend. 100% natural, and sustainably sourced in Peru, it’s a chunky, gently twisted yarn which has a super wearable weight for year-round stitching!
100m / 109yd per 100g ball
Hand wash only in cold or lukewarm water - do not exceed 25 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.