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Brooklyn Tweed - Galloway Cardigan

Colorwork Cardigan
by Jared Flood

Brooklyn Tweed Shelter — 100% American Targhee-Columbia Wool (140 yards/50 grams)
7 (8, 9, 10, 11, 12) skeins of Color 1 (C1); 1 (2, 2, 2, 2, 2) skein(s) of Color 2 (C2); 1 skein of Color 3 (C3);
1 (1, 2, 2, 2, 2) skein(s) of Color 4 (C4)
925 (1030, 1130, 1325, 1435, 1555) yards C1; 125 (150, 160, 190, 210, 235) yards C2; 55 (60, 70, 80, 85,
95) yards C3; 115 (130, 150, 170, 190, 210) yards C4 of worsted weight wool yarn
Sample photographed in “Goldmith” colorway: Sweatshirt (C1), Fossil (C2), Bale (C3) & Hayloft (C4)
See page 17 for additional suggested colorways from the designer

20 stitches & 28 rounds = 4" in Lice section of Galloway Chart (Rounds 16–32) with Size A needle,
after blocking
20 stitches & 22 rounds = 4" in Colorwork section of Galloway Chart (Rounds 1–15 and Rounds
33–69) with Size B needle, after blocking
Note: Correct length of the garment is dependent upon achieving the stated round gauge.

Size A (for Stockinette Stitch and Lice Section of Galloway Chart)
One each 24" and 32" circular needles and one set of double-pointed needles (DPNs)* in size needed
to obtain gauge listed
Suggested Size: 4½ mm (US 7)
Size B (for Colorwork section of Galloway Chart)
One each 24" and 32" circular needles and one set of DPNs, one size larger than Size A
Suggested Size: 5 mm (US 8)
Due to significant variance between knitters, your colorwork fabric should be swatched prior to knitting
your sweater to determine whether or not Size B should be larger, smaller or equal to Size A. Please read
about Speed Swatching for Circular Knitting (see Special Techniques).
Size C (for Ribbing)
One 32" circular needle and one set of DPNs*, three sizes smaller than Size A
Suggested Size: 3½ mm (US 4)
Size D (optional; for Tubular Cast On only)
One 32" circular needle and one set of DPNs*, one size smaller than Size C
Suggested Size: 3¼ mm (US 3)

Finished Dimensions:

33 (38, 43, 47½, 52½, 57)" [84 (96.5, 109, 120.5, 133.5, 145) cm] circumference at bust
Intended Ease: + 3–5" [7.5–12.5 cm]
Sample shown is size 38" [96.5 cm] with 7" [18 cm] ease on model

Stitch markers in three colors (including one in a unique style or color for BOR), stitch holders or waste
yarn, T-pins (optional), four ¾" buttons (optional), blunt tapestry needle
You will need one of the following options to secure the steeks: a sewing machine and thread to match C1;
a sewing needle and thread to match C1; or a 3½ mm (Size E-4) crochet hook and a small amount of sport
weight wool yarn to match C1.

Skill Level
Required Techniques: Cast on of knitter’s choice, knitting in the round, increasing and decreasing,
stranded colorwork knitting, reading complex charts, steeks, binding off in pattern
Optional Techniques: 1x1 Tubular Cast On, Rib Cabled Cast On, 1x1 Tubular Bind Off, Kitchener Stitch,
Sloped Bind Off, One-Row Buttonhole

Please note that this pattern is not sold at Loop but the yarns are. We show them here as reference for materials and pattern descriptions for you.

Brooklyn Tweed - Galloway Cardigan
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