Slouchy Cardi pattern

This pattern was made in collaboration with Peppermint Magazine for Issue 34 of the magazine.

Pattern is available for free download.

Garment details

This Cardigan is a knee-length slouchy cardigan, with wrap around collar / hem band and sleeve cuffs. It has a relaxed fit, perfect for autumn / winter layering and has in-seam pockets, for a really cosy feel.


This pattern is suitable for beginners and beyond.

By working through this pattern, you will gain confidence in:

  • Sewing with knit fabrics

  • Sewing straight seams

  • Sewing curved seams

  • Sewing in-seam pockets

Suggested Fabrics

This cardigan is designed to be sewn with light to mid-weight knit fabrics with at least 20% stretch (more details on how to check the stretch content of your fabric can be found on p. 8 of the pattern instructions).

Consider using: French terry, sweater fleece or jersey.


  • Coordinating thread


The pattern is available in 10 sizes (A - J) and is nested, to make it easier for you to grade between sizes.

Digital product details

The pattern is suitable for printing on both A4 and US letter sized paper. A copy shop version is also included in the file.

Print at home pattern: 38 pages

Print shop version: 2 x A0 pages

The pattern includes embedded layers. This means that you can select only the size/s you would like to print.

For more information about digital products, please see the digital product policy here.

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