The Esme Maxi Cardigan Sewing Pattern from Named. Straight cut, oversized and loose fitting cardigan. Below the knee length. Dropped shoulders. In seam pockets at front. A band on the front edges and neckline. Fastening with five buttons. Cuffed sleeves, creating a rolled up effect. Select a medium weight or heavy knit fabric with low or medium stretch (5 to 15%), e.g. boiled wool, boucle knit or cable knit. Please note, this printed paper pattern does not include seam allowances.