Reversible sand cables, adorn the generous loop cowl as well as the center of the back and the sleeves of this straight cardigan. The draped loop cowl creates the unusual captivating silhouette. A fake garter stitch seam adds a bit of structure to this cardigan. The loop cowl can be worn loose, folded once behind the neck or twice in front or three times around the neck in a ballerina style.
Cardigan shown measures 96.5 cm; modeled with 15.5 cm of positive ease.
Gauge: 22 sts and 30 rows in st st measures 10 cm square.
Notes: The body is worked back and forth in one piece to the armholes and then the fronts and back are worked separately. The sleeves are worked in the round, with the sleeve cap worked at. The loop cowl is worked in two parts, with 3 pattern repeats, and is joined with a 3-needle bind o at one end and a mattress stitch seam at the other after it has been attached around the opening with extra length hanging loose.