A pattern for a ladies' cabled aran cardigan and jacket. Includes larger sizes.
This pattern is knitted using Sirdar Bonus Aran, but you can use any standard aran weight yarn. Why not try it in which comes in 500g balls or which comes in 100g balls. Just remember to look at the yardage to work out how many balls you will require. Bonus Aran has a 840m per 400g ball.
Needles: 4mm (UK 8, US 6) and 5mm (UK 5, US 8)
This pattern also requires a cable needle, stitch holders for the jacket, 7 - 9 buttons for the cardigan, and 6 - 7 buttons for the jacket.
Number of 400g balls of Bonus Aran
Chest size 32 - 42 inches: jacket 3; cardigan 2
Chest size 44 - 46 inches: 3
Chest size 48 - 54 inches: jacket 4; cardigan 3
Photographed shades: jacket knitted in shade 816 Mustard, cardigan in shade 815 Earth.