I want to knit myself a black cardigan for Winter. A cardigan that will 'go with everything'. Black is not an easy colour to dye in quantities big enough for a cardigan, so I'm using a commercial yarn rather than spinning my own:
This yarn is made in Turkey and is 25% wool, 75% acrylic. I looked at patterns and settled on two that I liked:
So the choice has been made: Classic charm from Knit-today magazine, April 2012.
I like the way the figures for different sizes are written in different colours, which makes it easy to follow the directions for a given size. I've cast on for the back and made a start: