Cardigan, Designs

Selene Cardigan

The Selene Cardigan is a cozy new staple piece for your closet. It’s perfect to throw over anything and everything. Lounging around the house? Toss on Selene and lounge away. Going out? Toss on Selene to stay warm.

The best part? Giant pockets. Perfect for your hands, phone, keys, wallet, that water bottle you don’t want to carry… maybe a sandwich, whatever!

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Included in the pattern is multiple color options including yardage and instructions for a 3 color fade.


Yarn – see below sizing for yardage
Plank and Stella DK in The Belcher Family (multi) – 100% Superwash Merino, 231yds / 100g skein
Megs and Co Yarn in Cranberry Pond (purple) – 100% Superwash Merino, 231yds / 100g skein
or any DK (3) or light worsted (4) weight yarn

Alternative DK yarn:
Michaels: Joy DK, Meandering Yarn by Loops and Threads
Hobby Lobby: Yarn Bee Must be Merino
Lion Brand: Cotton Jean, LB Collection Superwash Merino Yarn, Hand Dyed Heaven, Coboo, Truboo
Caron: Bamboo Pantone
Premier: DK Colors, Anti-Pilling Everyday DK
Knit Picks/We Crochet: Swish DK

Alternative worsted yarn:
Lion Brand: Jean, Heartland, Feels Like Butta
Knit Picks/We Crochet: Swish Worsted, Chroma Twist, Wool of the Andes, Colormist, Brava Worsted
Caron: Simply Soft
Yarn Bee: 101 50/50

5.5mm (US I-9) – for ribbing
6.5mm (US K-10.5) – for body
Or size needed to achieve gauge

Darning needle for weaving in ends
1 stitch marker
Tape Measurer

*yardage for solid body and three color fade body do not include ribbing and pocket. If doing all one color, add those two yardages together.
Ribbing and Pocket Yardage: (375, 400, 430, 470, 500) (530, 550, 570, 600) yards
Solid Body: (1170, 1300, 1450, 1620, 1760) (1930, 2120, 2250, 2490) yards
Three Color Fade Body:
Color A: (415, 450, 500, 560, 610) (650, 720, 750, 830) yards
Color B: (400, 450, 500, 530, 690) (675, 750, 780, 830) yards
Color C: (415, 475, 500, 560, 610) (675, 720, 750, 830) yards