Aran Wool Cardigan Kit

Type: Knit Kit

This design incorporates the traditional cable stitches of the Aran Isles, including fishbone and moss stitch. This is truly a classic sweater that works for a baby girl or baby boy--and will never go out of style.  The pattern is sized for 12m or 24m

Included in the kit is a small notecard, envelope and bird's nest sticker to use for gifting!


Packaged in an organza bag with the pattern booklet are three balls of Shaniko Washable Wool: 263yd/240m,

Included in the kit is a yard of 7/8" natural grosgrain for lining the button band (optional).

Pattern Specifications

The pattern is written for an experienced knitter. 

Needles and Notions: Size  US 4 (3.5 mm) needles.  Size US 5 (3.75) needles, or size needed to obtain gauge.  Cable needle, stitch markers and grosgrain ribbon for front bands facings (optional).

Gauge: 27 sts and 33 rows = 4" (10 cm in seed stitch, with larger needles, blocked.  Back cable panel = 10" (25 cm) wide, with larger needles, blocked.