Peloponnese is a classic cardigan with a circular yoke embellished with a slipped-stitch Greek key pattern. The same Greek key motif is echoed in the button bands and edgings,
The body of this cardigan is worked in one piece to the armholes, with shaping at the waist, then set aside. The sleeves are worked in the round to the armholes, than joined to the body. The yoke is worked in one piece to the neck band.
The border and yoke are worked in slip stitch patterns. Only one color is used at a time.
Sizes available: Bust: 32 ¼ (36 ½, 40 ¾, 44 ¾, 49, 53 ¼)" / 82 (92.5, 103.5, 113.5, 124.5, 135.5) cm buttoned
Yarn: DK weight - 1200 - 2160 yards (1097 - 1975 m) total
The sample was made with a solid black for the main color, and a multi-colored hand-dye for the contrasting color.
Gauge: 23 stitches and 28 rows = 4 inches in Stockinette stitch