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Tilly and the Buttons - Pearl Cardigan

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Original price £15.50 - Original price £15.50
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£15.50 - £15.50
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Elevate your knitwear with Pearl, a V neck wrap cardigan that's bang on trend. Pearl is cropped at the waist and fastens at the side with an adjustable tie. It has dropped shoulders, a relaxed fit across the bust and a deep hem band.

Choose between classic long straight sleeves, short sleeves or statement balloon sleeves with cosy cuffs. Wear Pearl with jeans, a denim skirt or over your favourite dress - it's the perfect cardigan to tie your look together.

Pearl includes Tilly and the Buttons' award-winning beginner-friendly instructions, with colour photos showing you each step – making it easy for you to create gorgeous clothes you can be proud to say you made yourself.

SIZE RANGE: UK 6-24 (US 2-20 / EUR 34-52) 

Size 16-34 is available as a PDF pattern here. You can use this post to determine your size band.

LEVEL: Confident beginner

FABRIC SUGGESTIONS: Medium-weight drapey knit fabrics with at least 20% stretch, such as Hacci knit, sweater knit, jacquard knit, stretch velvet, ponte, interlock, lighter weight French terry.


140cm wide fabric
LONG / BALLOON SLEEVESizes 1-5 – 1.9m (2 1/8yd) Sizes 6-10 - 2.1m (2 3/8yd)
SHORT SLEEVE: Sizes 1-5 – 1.8m (2yd) Sizes 6-10 - 1.9m (2 1/8yd)

115cm wide fabric
LONG / BALLOON SLEEVE: Sizes 1-5 – 2.2m (2 3/8yd) Sizes 6-10 - 2.6m (2 7/8yd)
SHORT SLEEVE: Sizes 1-5 – 2m (2 1/4yd)* Sizes 6-10 - 2.4m (2 5/8yd)


  • Fabric
  • Matching thread
  • 1.5m (1 3/4yd) iron-on seam tape or 5mm (1/4in) wide strips of iron-on interfacing
  • Sewing machine OR overlocker (serger), plus basic tools, incl ballpoint machine needle (a walking foot can be helpful if you’re using a regular sewing machine)