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A vest in knit kit
The Seriole cardigan is an elegant and refined garment that can be worn in any season, on many occasions. Its straight shape, with fitted sleeves, of ample size covering the hips, enhances the silhouette. It is knitted with Top Hair, a lightweight yarn made of mohair and silk, both warm in the winter and cool in the summer. Silk brings beautiful reflections to the hairs of the mohair. The knit is enhanced by gold stripes, which gives it a very rich appearance.
Wear the Seriole cardigan on a skirt or pants, you can button it up and wear it like a sweater or leave it open on a shirt or top.
Easy to knit
The Seriole cardigan is knitted with needles No. 5 for the body and 4 for the borders. The following techniques are necessary to know for knitting:
- Knit stockinette and ribs
- Change the thread to form stripes
- Decrease and increase stitches
- Cast off stitches
- Raising stitches
- To assemble
If you master all these techniques of knitting, you can succeed this model.
The gilet is available in the different colors of Top Hair: red, navy blue, gray mouse, pearl, powder and white. All these colors go very well with the Vega gold thread.
Choose the size that suits you best. You can use the measurement chart to determine your height.
The finish is often what gives the stamp to a model. For this cardigan, several buttons are proposed that constitute so many customizations: the mother-of-pearl enhances the silky aspect while the buttons dyed in the color makes the buttoning discreet and very neat.
The kit contains everything you need to make the Serio cardigan: the Top Hair thread in the chosen color, the Vega thread for the gold stripes, the buttons, the needles and the pattern with all the explanations step by step. If you do not need needles, click "without needles".
How to take care
Mohair is a fragile fiber that requires some care precautions. Space washes as often as possible by ventilating your cardigan. Bad odors will disappear quickly. In case of stains, wash your vest in warm water with a mild detergent. Do not add softener to the rinse water. Wring out without wringing and leave to dry flat in a ventilated place. Store your clothing flat in an unconfined place.