Interweave Knits Fall 2010: Leitmotif Cardigan

We were very excited when the Fall 2010 issue of Interweave Knits came out, as it includes the beautiful Leitmotif Cardigan by Carol Feller featuring Terra in Acorn.

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Photograph by Kathryn Martin + © Interweave Knits

The cardigan is constructed sideways from the center back, features short row shaping for the sleeve caps and a beautiful cable and lace motif runs across the back and open fronts.

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Photograph by Kathryn Martin + © Interweave Knits

Sizes 32 (36, 41, 44, 48, 52)" bust circumference, including 3" gap at center front.

Yarn The Fibre Company Terra (40% alpaca, 40% wool, 20% silk; 100 yd [91 m]/50 g): #905 acorn, 10 (11, 13, 14, 15, 16) skeins.

Gauge 16 sts and 26 rows = 4" in St st; 19 sts and 26 rows = 4" in cable and ladder patt, relaxed; braided cable measures 1½ " wide.

Tools • Size 8 (5 mm) needles • cable needle • markers • waste yarn • hook + eye closures

The Leitmotif Cardigan has quickly moved to the top of our "must knit" list, and it should be on yours, too!

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