An elegant summer cardigan!
The cardigan is knitted from the bottom up in rounds, starting with a picot hem. The front opening and armholes are steeked. The sleeves are knitted from the top down with short row shaping for the sleevecaps.
Tension/gauge for the stranded colourwork is 32 stitches and 33 rows/rounds per 10cm/4" after blocking. Tension/gauge for the sleeves is 26 stitches and 36 rows/rounds per 10cm/4" after blocking.
Please note that the neck drop measurements given with the blocking diagram include 1.5 to 2 inches of length from the shoulder shaping above the armholes.