Gepard Strangeng – striped short cardigan
Strandeng is a short and cool cardigan in beautiful indian summer colors. It's inspired by Sus' walks along the beautiful Danish coastline - between fields and water, where the plants are characterized by the salt water that sometimes covers the meadow. It's knitted in Kid Silk 5, which is our thick and soft kidmohair.
You can also color compose your very own, maybe your very best summer memories has a different shade?
Straneng is knitted in Kid Silk 5 fv 405, 406, 414, 481, 840, 1122, 1224, 1230 and 1334.
Language: Danish and English
S (M/L) XL
2 (3) 3 balls fv 405 nougat
1 (2) 2 balls fv 406 nature
3 (3) 3 balls fv 481 thunder
There must be both light and dark colors to create contrast, as well as a few colors (in this case two) that stand out in the striped pattern.
1 ball of each:
414 light blue
840 moss green
1122 electric blue
Round needle (60-80 cm) in one of the sizes 10-11-12 mm in Koshitsu from Seeknit
Varies depending on the size, ie. switch to thicker needles if you go one size up.
The knitting tension is in stocking stitch st with 3 threads Kid Silk 5.
S: 9 sts = 10 cm on needle size 10 mm.
M / L: 8 sts = 10 cm on needle size 11 mm.
XL: 7 sts = 10 cm on needle size 12 mm.
The cardigan is knitted in the wonderful KidSilk5
20% Silke, 80% Mohair