Irpa is Norse for dark brown and suits this long oversized cardigan with a v-neck and a slight shaping for waist. Pine cables cover the center back, while only one pattern repeat adorns the fronts and sleeves. A wide rib makes this casual jacket a perfect extra layer to the Sigyn dress.
Yarn: Hillesvåg Ullvarefabrikk, Tinde Pelsull (100% pelt wool, 260 m, 100 g). The sample is knitted in Light Brown 2102; 7 (7, 8, 8, 9) skeins; 1638 (1820, 2002, 2184, 2366) m.
Gauge: 21 sts and 30 rows in st st using 3.5 mm/US 4 needle measures 10 cm square, after blocking.
Notes: The cardigan is knitted in pieces and seamed. When forming the v-neck, the decreases commence at the cardigan edge then switch to continue on the opposite side of the cable, in order for the cable to continue to the shoulder.