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Ability: Beginners

Availability: In stock


Product Description

Garter stitch sleeveless slouchy cardigan

“Designed for both adults and kids, this is a very versatile basic, layer it over t–shirts and wear slouchy and open or cinch in at the waist with a chunky leather belt.”


Sizes available - Actual chest
Child (Approx aged 5-8) - 61-67cm(24in-26½in)
Junior (Approx aged 9+) - 76-81cm (28in-32in)
Adult S-M (as shown on model) - 81-96.5cm (32in-38in)
Adult L-XL - 101.5-106.5cm (40in-46in)

Knitted measurements approx (as worn)
Chest width - circumference approx * (cuff to cuff measurement)
Child - 82cm (32in)
Junior - 100cm (39in)
Adult S – M - 120cm (47in)
Adult L-XL - 150cm (59in)
* This is an approximation of the actual measurement due to the unusual construction of the
shape, however it has been designed to fit big.

Length from centre back neck as worn approx
Child - 45cm (18in)
Junior - 54cm (21in)
Adult S – M - 63cm (25in)
Adult L-XL - 66cm (26in)

Yarn type Rowan Purelife 100% British wool
Yarn stockists Buy from the Jo Storie Yarn shop.
Yarn shade Photographed in Mid Brown Jacob
Yarn weight Chunky / bulky
Amount of yarn

1 ball = 100g (approx 110m / 120yds)

You will need (approx): 3[4:6:9:] x 100g balls

Ability Beginners
Skills required This is a project for first-time knitters using basic knit and purl stitches, and simple shapings.
Materials required You will need:
• one pair of 9mm (US13) straight needles
• a tapestry needle for sewing up
• row counter and stitch markers.
Tension • 11 sts x 18 rows to 10 x 10cm (4 x 4in) in garter st using 9mm (US 13) needles.
• 13 sts x 18 rows in stocking st using 7mm needles as recommended on the ball band.


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