Touch of Lace Cardi Knitting Pattern

Try a bit of knitted lace without having to do a whole lace garment. This very wearable sweater features lacy detailing on the three-quarter length sleeves. Perfect in any color you’d like to add to your wardrobe!

LW3099
Melissa Leapman
  • Intermediate
  • Knitting
  • Apparel

RED HEART® Classic™: 5 (5, 6, 6, 7) skeins 412 Silver

Susan Bates® Knitting Needles: 4.5mm [US 7] and 5.5mm [US 9]

Susan Bates® Circular Needle: 4.5mm [US 7] – 24” [61 cm]

Yarn needle, 6 (6, 7, 7, 7) 7⁄8” [2 ¼ cm] buttons, sewing needle and thread to match yarn


Instructions are for size Small; changes for sizes Medium, Large, 1X and 2X are in parentheses.

To fit bust: 34 (38, 42, 46, 50)” [86.4 (96.5, 106.7, 116.8, 127) cm].
Finished bust measurements: 35 (39, 43, 47, 51)” [89 (99, 109, 119.4, 129.5) cm] – buttoned.

Note: Cardigan is designed to have a close fit.


GAUGE: 16 sts = 4” [10 cm]; 24 rows = 4” [10 cm] in St st with larger needles. CHECK YOUR GAUGE. Use any size needles to obtain the gauge.

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