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Knit a chevron-patterned cardigan: free pattern

Download the knitting pattern for this chevron-patterned cardigan, based on a Cornish fisherman's gansey, first featured in Prima, March 2009

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This chunky jacket, featuring chevron and moss stitch panels, is based on a Cornish fisherman's gansey, which can be fastened for men or women, and is knitted in pure Shetland wool. The pattern is taken from 'Country Weekend Knits' by Madeline Weston (Jacqui Small, £16.99).

To fit bust 91–102(107–116)cm; Finished measurements: Bust 117(133)cm; Length to back neck 65(69)cm; Sleeve seam 45(49)cm.

● 22(25) x 50g balls of Jamieson’s Shetland Heather Aran in Highland Mist 1390. (The yarn is used double throughout)
● Pair each size 6.5mm and 7.5mm knitting needles
● 8 x 3cm and 2 x 2.5cm buttons

Contact 01595 870285 or visit: for yarn details

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