Playful Stripes In Adult Sizes- Now Available!

The Playful Stripes Cardigan for women is now available for purchase!

This pattern has been years in the making and I am happy to have it finally all complete, 
Plus... I am all about matching. :)

This is an adult version of my original Playful Stripes Cardigan for little ones. (My very first sweater design from long ago!) Both the adult and child size version are knit from the bottom up in one piece with minimal seaming. I used the lovely Quince and Co. Owl yarn for my version, but the fun stripy yoke is the perfect opportunity to use up little scraps of colorful yarn you might have lying around.

If you have knit the child's version in the past.. you will know how addicting the striped portion is to knit up!

Here is the pattern information for those of you interested in knitting up a Playful Stripes Cardigan of your very own.

Chest: 34.75 (38.75, 42.75, 46.75, 50.75, 54.75, 58.75, 62.75)" / 88.5 (98.5, 108.5, 119, 129, 139, 149.5, 159.5) cm
Length: 21 (22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28)" / 53.5 (56, 58.5, 61, 63.5, 66, 68.5, 71) cm
Shown in size 34.75” / 88.5 cm; To be worn with 0-2” of positive ease 

[MC] Quince and Co. Owl [50% American Wool, 50% American Alpaca; 120 yd / 110 m per 50g skein]; color Snowy #300; 7 (8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 14, 15) skeins or 775 (925, 1050, 1200, 1325, 1450, 1600, 1750) yards / 700 (850, 975, 1100, 1200, 1325, 1475, 1600) m worsted weight yarn 

Alternate Yarn: Berroco Ultra Alpaca, Cascade Yarns 220 Heathers

[CC1] color: Yucca #317; 1 skein
[CC2] color: Cinnamon #313; 1 skein
[CC3] color: Cielo #318; 1 skein
[CC4] color: Papuan #305; 1 skein

2 32” / cm US6 / 4 mm circular needles
1 24” / cm US5 / 3.75 mm circular needle

4 pieces of scrap yarn to hold underarm stitches
2 stitch holders
Stitch markers
8 (8, 9, 9, 10, 10, 10, 11) 1” / 2.5 cm buttons
Tapestry needle 
Sewing needle and matching thread

20 sts / 28 rows = 4” / 10 cm in Stockinette stitch on US6 / 4 mm needles or size needed for accurate gauge.

Playful Stripes in adult and children's sizes is available to purchase in a digital pdf format below or
in print at your local yarn shop!

Purchase the adult version pattern pdf by September 15th, 2014 and receive the
child's version pattern pdf at a 50% discount.

Simply add both patterns to your "cart" and use the coupon code "playfulfamily" in the checkout process.

I hope that you enjoy knitting up these fun, stripy sweaters for Fall!

Children's VersionAdult Version


Christine said...

What a lovely sweater! Julie is a great model : )

Christina H said...

Queued immediately! Can't wait until the weather turns cold again so I can make this lovely cardi <3

joan g said...

I received the new Patternworks catalogue recently and there was your beautiful daughter in her cardigan. Too bad they did not give you credit.
Joan G

Bekah said...

What a great sweater - looks comfy!

Karine N said...

Perfect everyday sweater!! I love all of your designs!!

Kate Lang said...

I was concerned enough about the Patternworks catalogue not giving credit that I came by to see if you knew it was in there! Such a shame. I'll be buying it from you directly, of course.

Brenda said...

Love this sweater! Gotta make it!!

Anita said...

Playful pattern indeed and those
gorgeous buttons set it off. Very
Cheers, Anita.

sskandco said...

Love this, the essence of fall. Thank you for your great designs!

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