Lustrous Cabled Shrug Knitting Pattern
This seasonless knit shrug will be worn over bare shoulders in warm months and layered over long sleeves in cold months. Edged with knit cables this style adapts to the personality of the outfit and its wearer.
RED HEART® Luster Sheen®: 4 (4, 5, 5, 6) balls 620 Lime.
Needles: 4mm [US 6], and 5.5mm [US 7].
Stitch holders, yarn needle.
Directions are for size Small. Changes for sizes Medium, Large, 1X, and 2X are in parentheses.
To Fit Bust: 34 (38, 42, 46, 50)”
Finished Length: 18½ (18½ , 19½ , 20, 21)”, including cable band.
GAUGE: 22 sts = 4”; 30 rows = 4” in Stockinette stitch (knit on Right Side, purl on Wrong Side) with smaller needles and single strand of yarn; cable band = about 4” wide worked with larger needles and 2 strands of yarn held together, and slightly stretched. CHECK YOUR GAUGE. Use any size needles to obtain the gauge.