Florrick is a seamless cardigan knit from the top down with twisted rib cables on the back and shoulders. The design uses the contiguous method of shaping set-in sleeves developed by Suzie M.
XS (S, M)L, XL, XXL.
Finished chest: 75.5 (82, 89)97, 107, 115.5cm/30.25 (32.75, 35.5)38.75, 42.75, 46.25”.
The cardigan is designed to be worn with negative ease, which is already incorporated in the pattern. Sample shown in size M on 90 cm/36” bust.
3 (4, 4)4, 5, 5 skeins of Sport weight yarn (100% merino; 100g/330 yards )
3.5 mm/US #4 needles, or size needed for gauge - 60 cm/24” circular and dpns.
3.0 mm/US #2.5 needles, or 2 sizes smaller than gauge needles - 60 cm/24” circular and dpns.
2 cable needles, 10 buttons (about 1 cm/.5” in diameter), interlocking stitch markers, tapestry needle for weaving, stitch holders /scrap yarn.
24 sts and 34 rows over 10 cm/4” in St st worked flat with larger needles after wet blocking.
Take time to save time - check your gauge. If necessary, adjust needle size to obtain the correct gauge. Accurate stitch gauge and row gauge are crucial for this pattern - as any differences may result in the cardigan not fitting as intended.