Bell sleeve pineapple stitch cardigan coat.
Inspired by the iconic wardrobe of Audrey Hepburn, this design has the look of a coat but the drape of a cardigan - Jo Storie
Knitted measurements approx:?Chest
Size 1 100cm (39in)
Size 2 104cm (41in)
Size 3 107cm (42in)
Size 1 54cm (21in)
Size 2 57cm (22in)
Size 3 61cm (24in)
You will need:
one pair of 7mm (US 10) straight needles
circular needles (optional for picking up neck stitches)
6mm crochet hook for button loop
a tapestry needle for sewing up
2 x 5cm (2in) decorative (non-functioning) buttons
2 x 2cm (in) buttons for hidden closure.
You will be required to work in basic rib stitches and be able to do simple decreases as appropriate.
Yarn shade: 954 Steel Grey Suffolk
Meterage/yardage per size (approx):
Size 1 1200m (1440yds)
Size 2 1500m (1800yds)
Size 3 1700m (2040yds)
Shown in Rowan Purelife British Sheep Breeds Chunky. A suggested substitute is shown below.