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CLOSED: Coffee Shop Cardigan Testing Call

The coffee shop cardigan is perfect for quickly throwing on over your outfit as your run out of the door for a quick coffee break or long brunch alike. Knitted top down with raglan construction and an included ribbing edge this cardigan works up quickly and easily. The length and buttons can be adjusted to suit your style.

Sizes: A (B, C, D, E) (F, G, H, I)

32” (36”, 40”, 44”, 48”) (52”, 56”, 60”, 64”)

80cm (90cm, 100cm, 110cm, 12cm) (130cm, 140cm, 150cm, 160cm)

*actual garment size, choose a size with 2-4" / 5-10cm positive ease

Yarn: Sample is knitted in The Pima Cotton by we are knitters in the colour 'copper' (212m/100g). If you're new to we are knitters you can use the following code at checkout to get £10/euro/$ off: 'MGMIUP9XB'. However you can use any DK weight high cotton content yarn that meets the gauge.

Yardage: 380g (420g, 480g, 520g, 580g) (620g, 680g, 700g, 780g)

700m (800m, 900m, 1000m, 1100m) (1200m, 1300m, 1400m, 1500m)

Needles: 4.5 & 5mm needles (DPN/circular for sleeves)

Gauge: 16 stitches & 26 rows in ribbing pattern

Techniques: Attaching buttons, tubular bind off (optional)

Buttons: 5x 2cm / 3/4 inch buttons, sample uses coconut shell buttons which can easily be found online or in many craft shops.

Deadline: 12th August 2021

Apply here!


I'm Iris, the designer behind hirismakes. I am a lover of nature and as well as a knitwear design I am also a neuroscientist, where I study the fundamental properties that make brains work.