Coastal Striped Cardigan [FREE Knitting Pattern]

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This chic Coastal Striped Cardigan is perfect for adding a touch of elegance to any outfit. The coastal striped knit design is both unique and fashionable and the button front closure makes it super easy to wear.

The pattern for this cardigan can be found on the Lion Brand Yarn website. The price that you’ll see when you first land on the pattern page is NOT the price of the pattern. The price is for the recommended yarn which you can purchase through their website.

Coastal Striped Cardigan – A Fashionable Cardigan

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This free knitting pattern is ideal for Level 4 - Intermediate Level Knitters

From the talented designers of the Lionbrand team. This cardigan pattern is perfect for intermediately-skilled knitters to work on.

Moreover, this pattern is available in five sizes. They measure about 24 1/2, inches 25 inches, 25 1/2 inches, 26 inches, 26 1/2 inches, and 27 inches. That’s about 62 63.5, 65, 66, 67.5, 68.5 – 106.5 117, 127, 137, 147.5, 157.5 cm if you prefer to use the metric system.

To make this pattern you will need the 24/7 Cotton Yarn. It is a gorgeous and luxuriously soft Medium weight yarn made from 100% Mercerized Cotton fibers. It’s the ideal yarn for Garments, Accessories, and home projects.

Furthermore, you will need a US size 6 Circular knitting needle. That’s about 4 mm if you prefer to use the metric system.


You will be slipping stitches when working on this pattern. To slip a stitch means to pass the stitch from one needle to another without working it.

If you like to learn how to do the sl or slip stitches, you can check out our fully illustrated tutorial for this technique here: Slipping Stitches Knitwise or Purlwise.

You will also be using the k2tog knitting decrease when you make this project. The k2tog or knit two together is a basic right slanting decrease that is quite common throughout knitting patterns.

If you’re not familiar with the k2tog decrease, we have an illustrated, step-by-step tutorial for it that you’ll surely find helpful. You can find this tutorial here: Learn How to Make a Basic Right-Slanting Decrease (K2tog).

Download Pattern

You can download the FREE knitting pattern for this piece here: Coastal Striped Cardigan Pattern

In addition, you can purchase the recommended yarn through this link here: 24/7 Cotton Yarn

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