Comfort Fade Cardi Kits (Pre-Order)

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This kit is for the Comfort Fade Cardi by Andrea Mowry.

Pattern details from Ravelry:

Sizes: XXS (XS, S, M, L)(XL, XXL, 3XL, 4XL, 5XL)

Finished* Bust Circumference:** 
33 (36, 37.5, 39, 42.5)(46.5, 50.5, 55, 59, 63)”/ 
84 (91.5, 95.5, 99, 108)(118, 128.5, 140, 150, 160) cm

Intended to be worn with with 2-4”/5-10 cm positive ease

Yarn: DK weight in 4 colors to create a cohesive fade 
Color A: 210 (225, 235, 245, 265)(285, 315, 345, 370, 390) yds/95 (105, 110, 115, 120)(130, 145, 155, 170, 180) g

Color B: 350 (375, 400, 410, 440)(480, 525, 575, 615, 655) yds/160 (170, 185, 190, 205)(220, 240, 260, 280, 300) g

Color C: 400 (430, 455, 470, 510)(550, 605, 670, 705, 750) yds/185 (195, 210, 215, 235)(250, 275, 300, 325, 345) g

Color D: 350 (375, 400, 410, 440)(480, 525, 575, 615, 655) yds/160 (170, 185, 190, 205)(220, 240, 260, 280, 300) g

Yarn: DK (75% SW Merino, 25% Nylon; 246 yds/100 g) 
Color A: Gatsby; 1 (1, 1, 1, 2)(2, 2, 2, 2, 2) skeins

Color B: Orion; 2 (2, 2, 2, 2)(2, 3, 3, 3, 3) skeins

Color C: Lavender Moon; 2 (2, 2, 2, 3)(3, 3, 3, 3, 3) skeins

Color D: Stardust; 2 (2, 2, 2, 2)(2, 3, 3, 3, 3) skeins

Suggested Needles: 
Main Fabric: US 6/4 mm – 32”/80 cm circular, and preferred needles for small circumference knitting (magic loop or DPNs) 
Ribbing & Garter Stitch: US 5/3.75 mm - 40”/100 cm circular, and preferred needles for small circumference knitting

Notions: Stitch markers (8), tapestry needle, scissors, smooth waste yarn, row counter (recommended)

Gauge (worked over Stockinette stitch & blocked): 21 sts & 32 rows = 4”/10 cm on larger needles

Techniques to Indulge In:Top down, seamless sweater construction, raglan shaping, reverse stockinette stitch, garter stitch, color fading, ribbing, working flat and in the round, short rows, picking up stitches and Jeny’s surprisingly stretchy bind off.

These will be dyed to order, so please allow 2-3 weeks from date of order to shipment.

 *Pattern sold separately in order to support the designer directly.

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