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Description

Michele Wang’s Mei is an open-front cardigan knit in Quarry and features three-quarter length sleeves balanced by a voluminous ribbed lapel, which is shaped with short rows. Exaggerated drop shoulders create a flattering silhouette and the stockinette stitch base will have you casting off in no time! Brooklyn Tweed considers Mei a level 3 out of 5 in difficulty. For more information about materials, gauge, and size, please click Product Details, above.

Product Details
Materials
 

1015 (1100, 1270, 1365, 1560, 1670) total yards of chunky weight wool yarn

 
Yarn
 

6 (6, 7, 7, 8, 9) skeins of Brooklyn Tweed Quarry 

Sample photographed in color Geode.

 
Gauge
 
  • 11 stitches and 17 rows equal 4 inches in stockinette stitch with Main Fabric needle(s), after blocking
  • 15 stitches and 20 rows equal 4 inches in 1x1 Ribbing with Ribbing needle(s), after blocking
 
Needles
 
  • US 11 (8mm) straight or 32 inch circular needles in size needed to obtain gauge listed for Main Fabric
  • US 9 (5 ½ mm) straight or 32 inch circular needles, three sizes smaller than Main Fabric needle for Ribbing
  • US 8 (5mm) straight or 32 inch circular needles, one size smaller than Ribbing needle (for optional Tubular Cast On)
 
Sizes
 
  • 37 (41 ½ , 46, 50, 54 1/2, 59) inches [94 (101 ½ , 117, 127, 138 1/2, 150) cm] circumference at bust
  • Intended Ease: +6-8 inches [15-20 ½  cm]
  • Sample shows is size 41 ½  inches [101 ½  cm] with 7 ½  inches [19 cm] ease on model

 

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