An easy to follow cable pattern, repeated across sweater. Men will love this. The fit is perfect! In sizes from 33 to 48 inches. We used a lightweight sport yarn, knitting needles US # 6, and # 8. It is fun to knit, if you have already done your first easy cable pattern, then you can do this! We have knitted these for ladies too , as everyone seems to want one! Its lightweight, so you can wear in many seasons. Perfect for ladies over a collared blouse. Can you picture yourself by the seaside, wearing this beautiful classic!