Top 50 Blogs
for Fashion Sewers

Subscribe to our FREE email newsletter and get the Top 50 Best Bloggers for Sewing Enthusiasts.

Organic Black Sweatshirt Andrew Cardigan for Valentine's Day

Added Feb 13, 2014

by Rin Gomura

San Francisco, U...






I made my husband an Andrew cardigan as a Valentine’s Day present.

I didn’t make any adjustments to the pattern. Next time, I’ll lengthen slightly and also trim the shoulders so they are not so wide on him.

Overall, I thought this pattern was really easy and fun to make. I really loved working with the lightweight sweatshirt knit. It’s very soft to wear as well :-)

I did a sew-along for this project on my blog, Sew in Love. There’s pictures of the process of making the cardigan, in 3 parts:

Part 1
Part 2
Part 3

Material Notes

Organic sweatshirt knit
Ribbed knit




Garment Type

1 Comment Sign in to add a post

  • Screenshot_2015-09-26-16-04-13_large

    Feb 13, 2014, 07.40 AMby Mary Athey

    You did a fabulous job on this and its such a lovely thoughtful gift to give. My sons called andrew so maybe i should make him one, he’s the only one who has’nt received a me made gift yet lol x

    1 Reply
    • Sewinlove_rin_200px_large

      Feb 13, 2014, 05.50 PMby Rin Gomura

      Thanks Mary. Yes you should definitely make him an Andrew cardigan. It’s certainly much quicker than knitting him one!

    • This is a question
  1. Sign in to add a post

Add to Favorites 2 people added it

This project is based on