The McInness Knitted Cardigan is your classic layering accent or warming accessory. It’s a versatile piece that you can wear over a casual dress or your daily wear top and jeans.
You can get the pattern for this stylish cardigan on the Lion Brand Yarn website.
McInness Cardigan – An All-Around Comfy Cardigan
Brought to you by the talented designer Nikolina Milic, the McInness Cardigan is a multi-purpose knitted wear. It’s short-sleeved, open-fronted, and delightfully breezy, making it great for especially for summer or spring.
Plus, the pattern is easy to knit. In fact, it’s ideal for advancing beginners who want to try working in one piece with some garter stitch.
Once finished a cardigan’s bust measurement, including collar, ranges from 36 to 56 inches. Meanwhile, the finished length measurement ranges from 27 to 29.5 inches. That’s 91.5 to 142 cm, and 68.5 to 75 cm respectively if you prefer to use the metric system.
For this cardigan, you will need Lion Brand’s Heartland yarn, an exceptionally soft yarn made from premium acrylic. It comes in gorgeous heathered and tweedy shades reminiscent of the breathtaking beauty of American landscape. This yarn is an excellent choice for afghans and accessories.
Furthermore, you will need US size 9 circular knitting needle, 40 inches long. That’s 5.5 mm and 101.5 cm respectively if you prefer to use the metric system.
To finish the sleeve edging of the cardigan, you will have to weave in the ends. This technique will give you a neat finish to your project.
If you need step-by-step instructions, you can check out this useful, fully illustrated tutorial for weaving in yarn ends. You can find the tutorial here: Learn How to Weave in Yarn Ends.
Download the FREE knitting pattern for this all-around knitted cardigan here: McInness Cardigan Pattern.
In addition, you can purchase the recommended yarn through this link here: Heartland Yarn.