Pattern 9715 - Cosy Delight, Carnival Tweed

Cardigan and Sweater

If you fancy a little fair isle knitting but not too much then this could be the design for you. The front of the jumper and cardigan are worked in a pretty fair isle motif whilst the back and sleeves are made in stocking stitch. The fair isle panel is worked from a chart.

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  • About the yarns
  • What you'll need
  • Pattern amends

Cosy Delight

Cosy Delight is a soft and scrumptious, chunky weight yarn that is light and lofty, making it perfect for garments and accessories. A cutting edge air jet technique is used in the manufacture of this yarn which means that it has superlong and super value meterage for a chunky yarn.

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Weight: Chunky

Composition: 76% Premium Acrylic 24% Polyamide

Ball Size: 100g

Meterage: 220m/240yds

Wash & Care: Machine washable 30C, cool tumble dry, may dry clean, do not iron



Carnival Tweed

Carnival Tweed is a wool-rich chunky yarn with a gentle twist. The yarn has a multi-colour tweed effect so the yarn is striped and flecked at the same time. Check out our collection of garments and accessories.

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Weight: Chunky

Composition: 70% Premium Acrylic 30% Wool

Ball Size: 100g

Meterage: 145m/158yds

Wash & Care: Machine washable 30C, do not tumble dry, cool iron, may dry clean



You will need: Pair of 5.5mm (UK5 - US9) knitting needles, Pair of 6mm (UK4 - US10) knitting needles, stitch holders, stitch markers. Also for Cardigan: 7 buttons.

Cardigan
Sizes32-34in
81-86cm
36-38in
91-97cm
40-42in
102-107cm
44-46in
112-117cm
48-50in
122-127cm
Carnival Tweed, Main Colour Carnival Tweed Chunky Gala 712445666
Cosy Delight, Contrast Colour Cosy Delight Chunky Nordic White 184711111
Sweater
Sizes32-34in
81-86cm
36-38in
91-97cm
40-42in
102-107cm
44-46in
112-117cm
48-50in
122-127cm
Carnival Tweed, Main Colour Carnival Tweed Chunky Fete 712145556
Cosy Delight, Contrast Colour Cosy Delight Chunky Blue Mist 184811111

Use Softie Chunky instead of Cosy Delight as this is now a discontinued yarn. Sweater Shape shoulders and back neck Next row (rs): Cast off 7[8:9:10:11] sts, patt 15[17:19:20:22] (including last st used in casting off) and turn, leaving rem 47[52:55:61:64] sts on a spare needle.Next row: P2tog, patt to end. CardiganShape shoulders and back neckNext row (rs): Cast off 8[9:10:11:12] sts, patt 15[17:19:21:23] (including last st used in casting off) and turn, leaving rem 46[51:54:59:62] sts on a spare needle.

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