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Ability: Intermediate

Availability: In stock


Product Description

Kimono style wrap cardigan in herringbone slip stitch with a generous ribbed shawl collar and belt
“A modern take on a traditional shape.”
- Jo Storie

Sizes to fit
1 2 3
Chest cm 81-86
  in 32-34
Knitted measurements approx  
Width (cuff to cuff)
cm 180 192 204
in 71 75½ 80
Length cm 39 47 55
  in 15¼ 18½ 21½
Yarn type Rowan ‘Belle Organic’ by Amy Butler 50% organic wool / 50% organic cotton
Yarn stockists See Rowan website for details
Yarn shade Zinc - 017
Yarn weight Aran
Amount of yarn
1 2 3
Yarn Ball/skein size Amount per size
Rowan ‘Belle
Organic’ by
Amy Butler
50% organic
wool / 50%
organic cotton
in Aran weight
50g (approx 90m / 98yds)  
Zinc - 017
18 24 27

Yarn amounts are based on average requirements and are approximate. You may wish to order an extra ball/skein to be sure you have sufficient yarn.

Ability Intermediate
Skills required You will need to be able to work in a simple herringbone slip stitch pattern and do short row shapings.
Materials required You will need:
• one pair each of 4mm (US 6), 5mm (US 8) and 6mm (US 10) straight needles
• a 6mm (US10) circular needle 100cm (approx 40in) long
• a tapestry needle for sewing
• stitch markers.
Tension 19 sts x 36 rows to 10 x 10cm (4 x 4in) worked in herringbone slip st patt using 6mm (US 10) needles.

Kimono main

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  • Kimono back
  • Kimono belt
  • Kimono sleeve
  • cashmere