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Organic Black Sweatshirt Andrew Cardigan for Valentine's Day

Added Feb 13, 2014

by Rin Gomura

San Francisco, U...

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Description

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

Difficulty

Novice

Categories

For
Men
Garment Type
Cardigan

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    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

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      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!

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