Brock

Knit With Me is a collection of 12 designs by Gudrun Johnston in collaboration with Quince & Co.

This pattern can be purchased individually here or as part of the collection “Knit With Me” here.

Brock

This cardigan is worked top down and features a pretty seed stitch chevron pattern at the yoke. The lower body is shaped using short rows creating a delicate curve at the hem. The ¾ length sleeves gently bell out and are then brought back in with decreases at the cuff.

Finished measurements

31 (33 ½, 36 ¼, 38 ¼, 40 ¼, 42 ¼, 45, 47, 49, 52 ¼)” [78.5 (85, 92, 97, 102, 107.5, 114, 119.5, 124.5, 132.5) cm] bust circumference, closed

Shown in 33 ½” [85 cm] and 38 ¼” [97 cm] with 2 ¼” positive ease.

Yarn

Tern by Quince & Co. (75% American wool/25% silk; 221 yd [202 m] / 50 g)

4 (5, 5, 5, 6, 6, 6, 7, 7, 7) skeins, shown in Oyster 142 and Boothbay Blue 145

Or 880 (960, 1040, 1100, 1160, 1210, 1290, 1350, 1400, 1500) yd fingering weight yarn.

Needles

One 24″, 32″, and 40″ circular needle (circ) in size US 5 [3.75 mm]

One set double-pointed needles (dpns) in size US 5 [3.75 mm] or use longest circ

to work magic loop for sleeves

One crochet hook in size US D-3 [3.25 mm]

Or size to obtain gauge

Notions

Stitch markers (m)

Stitch holders or waste yarn

Three ½” buttons

Tapestry needle

Twenty 4″ strips of a CC yarn in a similar weight to working yarn

Gauge

24 sts and 35 rows =4″ [10 cm] in stockinette st, after blocking.