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Knitting pattern for Norwegian cardigan

Knitting pattern for Norwegian cardigan

Regular length Straight Cardigan with No Hem and None front bands
Drop shoulder with Full length Narrow Taper sleeves with No Hem
Round (crew) front neck and Shallow back neck with Single Band collar
 

Pattern File Name: Norwegian cardigan
Size: Pattern for Woman 101 for * size 40 / British 34
 

KNIT YOUR TENSION SWATCH FIRST, IF YOU USE A STITCH PATTERN, KNIT SWATCH IN THIS PATTERN,
THEN CHOOSE YOUR PATTERN WITH THE RIGHT GAUGE  
STITCH OR KNITTING GAUGE, AND TENSION: depends on the pattern of stitches in the fabric and the tension of the
individual knitter or crocheter ( or how tightly one knits or crochets, and thick or thin yarns produce different stitches ).
Gauge (Norwegian Knitting Charts over 4 in = 10 cm): 19,0 stitches by 21,0 rows.
Body knit by hand on 5 mm needles
Ribbing knit by hand on 4 mm needles
 
FINISHED DIMENSIONS: (cms): ... with Moderate fit.
Chest: 108,0 Armhole: 47,0 Top Neck Opening: 18,0
Front Neck Width: 9,0
    Front Neck Depth: 10,0
Sleeve Bottom: 22,0 Back Neck Width: 15,0
Sleeve Length: 43,0 Back Neck Depth: 1,0
Body Length: 57,0 Collar Length: 3,0
 
 
BACK:
1. Cast on 105 stitches on size 5 needles and use Norwegian Knitting Charts.
2. knit even until piece measures 33,3 cms (70 rows).
3. Mark this row at both ends for armhole. Continue until armhole measures 21,9 cms (46 rows),
4. Shape neck. knit both sides at the same time. knit 39 stitches. Slip the next 27 stitches to a holder.
With a second ball of yarn, knit remaining 39 stitches. Dec 1 st at neck edge every row 3 times, until 36 stitches remain.
5. knit even until armhole measures 23,8 cms (50 rows). Cast off 36 shoulder stitches loosely.
 
FRONT: Cardigan right side knitted first.
1. Cast on 53 stitches on size 5 needles and use Norwegian Knitting Charts.
2. knit even until piece measures 33,3 cms (70 rows).
3. Armhole. Mark this row at left end for armhole. Continue until armhole measures 13,3 cms (27 rows).
4. Shape neck. Wrong side of knit facing. knit 44 stitches. Slip last 9 stitches to holder. Next row.
Dec 1 st at neck edge (right end) every row 8 times, until 36 stitches remain.
5. knit even until armhole measures 23,8 cms (50 rows). Cast off 36 shoulder stitches loosely.
6. Left cardigan front. knit as for right side, reversing shapings.
 
SLEEVES:
1. Cast on 44 stitches on size 5 needles and use Norwegian Knitting Charts.
2. Inc 1 st at each end of every 3rd row 3 times, then every 4th row 20 times to 90 stitches (89 rows total).
3. knit even until sleeve measures 43,0 cms (92 rows).
4. Cast off loosely.
 
SHOULDER SEAMS:
1. Sew fronts to back along shoulder seams.
 
ROUND (CREW) FRONT NECK SINGLE BAND COLLAR:
--- by hand on size 4 needles.
1. With right side of knit facing, pick up and knit
9 stitches from right front neck holder,
22 stitches from right front neck edge,
2 stitches from right back neck edge,
27 stitches from back neck holder,
2 stitches from left back neck edge,
22 stitches from left front neck edge, and
9 stitches from left front neck holder.
Total 93 stitches.
2. knit 3,0 cms (8 rows) in K1P1 ribbing.
3. Cast off loosely.
 
FINISHING:
1. Sew sleeve top to armhole, easing to fit. Sew side and sleeve seams using invisible seam. Sew any remaining seams.
2. Finish open edges of cardigan fronts; some suggestions are: crochet edging, I-cord, zipper.
3. Darn/weave/sew in all loose ends.
 
AMOUNT OF YARN REQUIRED TO MAKE GARMENT:
--- WARNING. THIS IS A ROUGH ESTIMATE ONLY. Measure a sample piece for a more accurate calculation.
Amount needed:
463,0 for body and sleeves
0,0 for ribbing and/or hems
9,3 for collar/hood (includes cardigan front bands)
472,3 Grams TOTAL
 
NOTES:
 
 
Pattern designed by: Jessica
with KNITWARE DESIGN
 
Regular length Straight Cardigan with No Hem and None front bands
Drop shoulder with Full length Narrow Taper sleeves with No Hem
Round (crew) front neck and Shallow back neck with Single Band collar
 

Pattern File Name: Norwegian cardigan
Size: Pattern for Woman 106 for * size 42 / British 36
 

KNIT YOUR TENSION SWATCH FIRST, IF YOU USE A STITCH PATTERN, KNIT SWATCH IN THIS PATTERN,
THEN CHOOSE YOUR PATTERN WITH THE RIGHT GAUGE  
STITCH OR KNITTING GAUGE, AND TENSION: depends on the pattern of stitches in the fabric and the tension of the
individual knitter or crocheter ( or how tightly one knits or crochets, and thick or thin yarns produce different stitches ).
Gauge (Norwegian Knitting Charts over 4 in = 10 cm): 19,0 stitches by 21,0 rows.
Body knit by hand on 5 mm needles
Ribbing knit by hand on 4 mm needles
 
FINISHED DIMENSIONS: (cms): ... with Moderate fit.
Chest: 113,0 Armhole: 48,0 Top Neck Opening: 19,0
Front Neck Width: 10,0
Front Neck Depth: 10,0
Sleeve Bottom: 22,0 Back Neck Width: 16,0
Sleeve Length: 43,0 Back Neck Depth: 2,0
Body Length: 57,0 Collar Length: 3,0
 
 
BACK:
1. Cast on 109 stitches on size 5 needles and use Norwegian Knitting Charts.
2. knit even until piece measures 32,4 cms (68 rows).
3. Mark this row at both ends for armhole. Continue until armhole measures 21,9 cms (46 rows),
4. Shape neck. knit both sides at the same time. knit 40 stitches. Slip the next 29 stitches to a holder.
With a second ball of yarn, knit remaining 40 stitches. Dec 1 st at neck edge every row 3 times, until 37 stitches remain.
5. knit even until armhole measures 24,8 cms (52 rows). Cast off 37 shoulder stitches loosely.
 
FRONT: Cardigan right side knitted first.
1.  Cast on 55 stitches on size 5 needles and use Norwegian Knitting Charts.
2. knit even until piece measures 32,4 cms (68 rows).
3. Armhole. Mark this row at left end for armhole. Continue until armhole measures 14,3 cms (29 rows).
4. Shape neck. Wrong side of knit facing. knit 45 stitches. Slip last 10 stitches to holder. Next row.
Dec 1 st at neck edge (right end) every row 8 times, until 37 stitches remain.
5. knit even until armhole measures 24,8 cms (52 rows). Cast off 37 shoulder stitches loosely.
6. Left cardigan front. knit as for right side, reversing shapings.
 
SLEEVES:
1. Cast on 44 stitches on size 5 needles and use Norwegian Knitting Charts.
2. Inc 1 st at each end of every 3rd row 7 times, then every 4th row 17 times to 92 stitches (89 rows total).
3. knit even until sleeve measures 43,0 cms (92 rows).
4. Cast off loosely.
 
SHOULDER SEAMS:
1. Sew fronts to back along shoulder seams.
 
ROUND (CREW) FRONT NECK SINGLE BAND COLLAR:
--- by hand on size 4 needles.
1. With right side of knit facing, pick up and knit
10 stitches from right front neck holder,
22 stitches from right front neck edge,
4 stitches from right back neck edge,
29 stitches from back neck holder,
4 stitches from left back neck edge,
22 stitches from left front neck edge, and
10 stitches from left front neck holder.
Total 101 stitches.
2. knit 3,0 cms (8 rows) in K1P1 ribbing.
3. Cast off loosely.
 
FINISHING:
1. Sew sleeve top to armhole, easing to fit. Sew side and sleeve seams using invisible seam. Sew any remaining seams.
2. Finish open edges of cardigan fronts; some suggestions are: crochet edging, I-cord, zipper.
3. Darn/weave/sew in all loose ends.
 
AMOUNT OF YARN REQUIRED TO MAKE GARMENT:
--- WARNING. THIS IS A ROUGH ESTIMATE ONLY. Measure a sample piece for a more accurate calculation.
Amount needed:
476,0 for body and sleeves
0,0 for ribbing and/or hems
10,1 for collar/hood (includes cardigan front bands)
486,1 Grams TOTAL
 
NOTES:
 
 
Pattern designed by: Jessica
with KNITWARE DESIGN
 
Regular length Straight Cardigan with No Hem and None front bands
Drop shoulder with Full length Narrow Taper sleeves with No Hem
Round (crew) front neck and Shallow back neck with Single Band collar
 

Pattern File Name: Norwegian cardigan
Size: Pattern for Woman 111 for * size 44 / British 38
 

KNIT YOUR TENSION SWATCH FIRST, IF YOU USE A STITCH PATTERN, KNIT SWATCH IN THIS PATTERN,
THEN CHOOSE YOUR PATTERN WITH THE RIGHT GAUGE  
STITCH OR KNITTING GAUGE, AND TENSION: depends on the pattern of stitches in the fabric and the tension of the
individual knitter or crocheter ( or how tightly one knits or crochets, and thick or thin yarns produce different stitches ).
Gauge (Norwegian Knitting Charts over 4 in = 10 cm): 19,0 stitches by 21,0 rows.
Body knit by hand on 5 mm needles
Ribbing knit by hand on 4 mm needles
 
FINISHED DIMENSIONS: (cms): ... with Moderate fit.
Chest: 118,0 Armhole: 49,0 Top Neck Opening: 19,0
    Front Neck Width: 10,0
Front Neck Depth: 10,0
Sleeve Bottom: 23,0 Back Neck Width: 16,0
Sleeve Length: 43,0   Back Neck Depth: 2,0
Body Length: 58,0 Collar Length: 3,0
 
 
BACK:
1. Cast on 114 stitches on size 5 needles and use Norwegian Knitting Charts.
2. knit even until piece measures 33,3 cms (70 rows).
3. Mark this row at both ends for armhole. Continue until armhole measures 21,9 cms (46 rows),
4. Shape neck. knit both sides at the same time. knit 42 stitches. Slip the next 30 stitches to a holder.
With a second ball of yarn, knit remaining 42 stitches. Dec 1 st at neck edge every row 3 times, until 39 stitches remain.
5. knit even until armhole measures 24,8 cms (52 rows). Cast off 39 shoulder stitches loosely.
 
FRONT: Cardigan right side knitted first.
1. Cast on 58 stitches on size 5 needles and use Norwegian Knitting Charts.
2. knit even until piece measures 33,3 cms (70 rows).
3. Armhole. Mark this row at left end for armhole. Continue until armhole measures 14,3 cms (29 rows).
4. Shape neck. Wrong side of knit facing. knit 48 stitches. Slip last 10 stitches to holder. Next row.
Dec 1 st at neck edge (right end) every row 9 times, until 39 stitches remain.
5. knit even until armhole measures 24,8 cms (52 rows). Cast off 39 shoulder stitches loosely.
6. Left cardigan front. knit as for right side, reversing shapings.
 
SLEEVES:
1. Cast on 46 stitches on size 5 needles and use Norwegian Knitting Charts.
2. Inc 1 st at each end of every 3rd row 7 times, then every 4th row 17 times to 94 stitches (89 rows total).
3. knit even until sleeve measures 43,0 cms (92 rows).
4. Cast off loosely.
 
SHOULDER SEAMS:
1. Sew fronts to back along shoulder seams.
 
ROUND (CREW) FRONT NECK SINGLE BAND COLLAR:
--- by hand on size 4 needles.
1. With right side of knit facing, pick up and knit
10 stitches from right front neck holder,
22 stitches from right front neck edge,
4 stitches from right back neck edge,
30 stitches from back neck holder,
4 stitches from left back neck edge,
22 stitches from left front neck edge, and
10 stitches from left front neck holder.
Total 102 stitches.
2. knit 3,0 cms (8 rows) in K1P1 ribbing.
3. Cast off loosely.
 
FINISHING:
1. Sew sleeve top to armhole, easing to fit. Sew side and sleeve seams using invisible seam. Sew any remaining seams.
2. Finish open edges of cardigan fronts; some suggestions are: crochet edging, I-cord, zipper.
3. Darn/weave/sew in all loose ends.
 
AMOUNT OF YARN REQUIRED TO MAKE GARMENT:
--- WARNING. THIS IS A ROUGH ESTIMATE ONLY. Measure a sample piece for a more accurate calculation.
Amount needed:
501,2 for body and sleeves
0,0 for ribbing and/or hems
10,2 for collar/hood (includes cardigan front bands)
511,4 Grams TOTAL
 
NOTES:
 
 
Pattern designed by: Jessica
with KNITWARE DESIGN
 
Regular length Straight Cardigan with No Hem and None front bands
Drop shoulder with Full length Narrow Taper sleeves with No Hem
Round (crew) front neck and Shallow back neck with Single Band collar
 

Pattern File Name: Norwegian cardigan
Size: Pattern for Woman 116 for * size 46 / British 40
 

KNIT YOUR TENSION SWATCH FIRST, IF YOU USE A STITCH PATTERN, KNIT SWATCH IN THIS PATTERN,
THEN CHOOSE YOUR PATTERN WITH THE RIGHT GAUGE  
STITCH OR KNITTING GAUGE, AND TENSION: depends on the pattern of stitches in the fabric and the tension of the
individual knitter or crocheter ( or how tightly one knits or crochets, and thick or thin yarns produce different stitches ).
Gauge (Norwegian Knitting Charts over 4 in = 10 cm): 19,0 stitches by 21,0 rows.
Body knit by hand on 5 mm needles
Ribbing knit by hand on 4 mm needles
 
FINISHED DIMENSIONS: (cms): ... with Moderate fit.
Chest: 124,0 Armhole: 50,0 Top Neck Opening: 20,0
Front Neck Width: 10,0
    Front Neck Depth: 10,0
Sleeve Bottom: 23,0 Back Neck Width: 17,0
Sleeve Length: 44,0 Back Neck Depth: 2,0
Body Length: 59,0 Collar Length:  3,0
 
 
BACK:
1. Cast on 120 stitches on size 5 needles and use Norwegian Knitting Charts.
2. knit even until piece measures 33,3 cms (70 rows).
3. Mark this row at both ends for armhole. Continue until armhole measures 22,9 cms (48 rows),
4. Shape neck. knit both sides at the same time. knit 44 stitches.
Slip the next 32 stitches to a holder. With a second ball of yarn, knit remaining 44 stitches.
Dec 1 st at neck edge every row 3 times, until 41 stitches remain.
5. knit even until armhole measures 25,7 cms (54 rows). Cast off 41 shoulder stitches loosely.
 
FRONT: Cardigan right side knitted first.
1. Cast on 61 stitches on size 5 needles and use Norwegian Knitting Charts.
2. knit even until piece measures 33,3 cms (70 rows).
3. Armhole. Mark this row at left end for armhole. Continue until armhole measures 15,2 cms (31 rows).
4. Shape neck. Wrong side of knit facing. knit 51 stitches. Slip last 10 stitches to holder. Next row.
Dec 1 st at neck edge (right end) every row 10 times, until 41 stitches remain.
5. knit even until armhole measures 25,7 cms (54 rows). Cast off 41 shoulder stitches loosely.
6. Left cardigan front. knit as for right side, reversing shapings.
 
SLEEVES:
1. Cast on 46 stitches on size 5 needles and use Norwegian Knitting Charts.
2. Inc 1 st at each end of every 3rd row 9 times, then every 4th row 16 times to 96 stitches (91 rows total).
3. knit even until sleeve measures 44,0 cms (94 rows).
4. Cast off loosely.
 
SHOULDER SEAMS:
1. Sew fronts to back along shoulder seams.
 
ROUND (CREW) FRONT NECK SINGLE BAND COLLAR:
--- by hand on size 4 needles.
1. With right side of knit facing, pick up and knit
10 stitches from right front neck holder,
23 stitches from right front neck edge,
4 stitches from right back neck edge,
32 stitches from back neck holder,
4 stitches from left back neck edge,
23 stitches from left front neck edge, and
10 stitches from left front neck holder.
Total 106 stitches.
2. knit 3,0 cms (8 rows) in K1P1 ribbing.
3. Cast off loosely.
 
FINISHING:
1. Sew sleeve top to armhole, easing to fit. Sew side and sleeve seams using invisible seam. Sew any remaining seams.
2. Finish open edges of cardigan fronts; some suggestions are: crochet edging, I-cord, zipper.
3. Darn/weave/sew in all loose ends.
 
AMOUNT OF YARN REQUIRED TO MAKE GARMENT:
--- WARNING. THIS IS A ROUGH ESTIMATE ONLY. Measure a sample piece for a more accurate calculation.
Amount needed:
531,0 for body and sleeves
0,0 for ribbing and/or hems
10,6 for collar/hood (includes cardigan front bands)
541,6 Grams TOTAL
 
NOTES:
 
 
Pattern designed by: Jessica
with KNITWARE DESIGN
 
Regular length Straight Cardigan with No Hem and None front bands
Drop shoulder with Full length Narrow Taper sleeves with No Hem
Round (crew) front neck and Shallow back neck with Single Band collar
 

Pattern File Name: Norwegian cardigan
Size: Pattern for Woman 121 for * size 48 / British 42
 

KNIT YOUR TENSION SWATCH FIRST, IF YOU USE A STITCH PATTERN, KNIT SWATCH IN THIS PATTERN,
THEN CHOOSE YOUR PATTERN WITH THE RIGHT GAUGE  
STITCH OR KNITTING GAUGE, AND TENSION: depends on the pattern of stitches in the fabric and the tension of the
individual knitter or crocheter ( or how tightly one knits or crochets, and thick or thin yarns produce different stitches ).
Gauge (Norwegian Knitting Charts over 4 in = 10 cm): 19,0 stitches by 21,0 rows.
Body knit by hand on 5 mm needles
Ribbing knit by hand on 4 mm needles
 
FINISHED DIMENSIONS: (cms): ... with Moderate fit.
Chest: 129,0 Armhole: 51,0 Top Neck Opening: 20,0
Front Neck Width: 10,0
Front Neck Depth: 11,0
Sleeve Bottom: 24,0 Back Neck Width: 17,0
Sleeve Length: 44,0 Back Neck Depth: 2,0
Body Length: 59,0 Collar Length: 3,0
 
 
BACK:
1. Cast on 125 stitches on size 5 needles and use Norwegian Knitting Charts.
2. knit even until piece measures 33,3 cms (70 rows).
3. Mark this row at both ends for armhole. Continue until armhole measures 22,9 cms (48 rows),
4. Shape neck. knit both sides at the same time. knit 47 stitches. Slip the next 31 stitches to a holder.
With a second ball of yarn, knit remaining 47 stitches. Dec 1 st at neck edge every row 3 times, until 44 stitches remain.
5. knit even until armhole measures 25,7 cms (54 rows). Cast off 44 shoulder stitches loosely.
 
FRONT: Cardigan right side knitted first.
1. Cast on 63 stitches on size 5 needles and use Norwegian Knitting Charts.
2. knit even until piece measures 33,3 cms (70 rows).
3. Armhole. Mark this row at left end for armhole. Continue until armhole measures 14,3 cms (29 rows).
4. Shape neck. Wrong side of knit facing. knit 53 stitches. Slip last 10 stitches to holder. Next row.
Dec 1 st at neck edge (right end) every row 9 times, until 44 stitches remain.
5. knit even until armhole measures 25,7 cms (54 rows). Cast off 44 shoulder stitches loosely.
6. Left cardigan front. knit as for right side, reversing shapings.
 
SLEEVES:
1. Cast on 48 stitches on size 5 needles and use Norwegian Knitting Charts.
2. Inc 1 st at each end of every 3rd row 9 times, then every 4th row 16 times to 98 stitches (91 rows total).
3. knit even until sleeve measures 44,0 cms (94 rows).
4. Cast off loosely.
 
SHOULDER SEAMS:
1. Sew fronts to back along shoulder seams.
 
ROUND (CREW) FRONT NECK SINGLE BAND COLLAR:
--- by hand on size 4 needles.
1. With right side of knit facing, pick up and knit
10 stitches from right front neck holder,
24 stitches from right front neck edge,
4 stitches from right back neck edge,
31 stitches from back neck holder,
4 stitches from left back neck edge,
24 stitches from left front neck edge, and
10 stitches from left front neck holder.
Total 107 stitches.
2. knit 3,0 cms (8 rows) in K1P1 ribbing.
3. Cast off loosely.
 
FINISHING:
1. Sew sleeve top to armhole, easing to fit. Sew side and sleeve seams using invisible seam. Sew any remaining seams.
2. Finish open edges of cardigan fronts; some suggestions are: crochet edging, I-cord, zipper.
3. Darn/weave/sew in all loose ends.
 
AMOUNT OF YARN REQUIRED TO MAKE GARMENT:
--- WARNING. THIS IS A ROUGH ESTIMATE ONLY. Measure a sample piece for a more accurate calculation.
Amount needed:
550,8 for body and sleeves
0,0 for ribbing and/or hems
10,7 for collar/hood (includes cardigan front bands)
561,5 Grams TOTAL
 
NOTES:
 
 
Pattern designed by: Jessica
with KNITWARE DESIGN
 
 

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Sleeve

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