For advanced knitters, Helen Hamann designs are notable for their combination of modern flair, classic elegance, and impeccable detailing.
Her Cabled Cardigan, designed for elann.com Quechua marries style and comfort. It is worked in a beautiful 12-stitch cable pattern, and features wide ribbed front bands that extend at the neck to a graceful button down collar. Its body is worked in one piece to the armholes and its sleeves are worked in the round from the top down, all creating a smooth look and minimal seaming. In finished bust sizes 40, 42, 44", it uses 16, 18, 20 balls of elann.com Quechua (DK weight – 22 sts/4" – 122 yards per 50g ball), or 1952, 2196, 2440 yards of substitute DK weight (21-23 st/4") yarn.