This Contrast Fairisle Cardigan knitting pattern by Jo Sharp is a generous fitting wool cardigan featuring fairisle borders in contrasting hues. Jo used a Classic DK Hand Knitting Yarn. An experienced fairisle knitter will have great success with this knitting pattern.
Full materials list included in instructions
Detailed step-by-step instructions, colour photographs and clear diagrams take you through the each step of this Contrast Fairisle Cardigan knitting pattern.
You can choose to use a similar colour palette to Jo or be creative and make up this great Contrast Fairisle Cardigan knitting pattern in yarn of your colour choice. Or the choice of the recipient!
This pattern is worked on straight needles. You will make up the Contrast Fairisle Cardigan bodice front and back and sleeve separately and then join the seams together to finish.
You could add embellishments to the garments in the way of beading, flowers or more embroidery!
Makes a great gift for a friend.
This project is recommended for an advanced knitter who wants to extend their fairisle knitting skills.