Drambuie is a classically shaped cardigan with contemporary detailing and traditional buttons. The basket weave pattern and the integrated pockets makes it interesting and fun (whilst still being moderately easy to make).
Knitting techniques include: Basket Weave pattern, 2 x 2 rib, One row buttonhole, k2tog and ssk decreases, sewing on band after knitting.
Photographed in Alpaca Dawn
Knitted in Purl Alpaca Designs 100% pure alpaca Fine yarn
Skill level: Intermediate
UK Menswear Sizes:
Small: To fit 92cm/36″ chest (weight 550g)
Medium: To fit 100cm/39″ chest (weight 600g)
Large: To fit 108cm/43″ chest (weight 650g)
X-Large: To fit 116cm/46″ chest (weight 700g)
(Ladies, if making this for yourselves, make your normal size as this cardigan looks good being over sized.)
Needle Size: 3.25mm straight, 4mm straight (not supplied)
Tension: 20sts and 26 rows to 10cm square over Stocking Stitch using 4mm needles
Please note, if using a different yarn, correct tension must be obtained to make sure Drambuie fits properly
Product Code : Drambuie