Concord Jacket

Jul 22, 2013
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Designer Donna Kay

Finished Size 32 (36, 40, 43½, 48)" bust circumference. Sweater shown measures 32", modeled with no positive ease.

Yarn Harrisville Designs New England Shetland (100% virgin wool; 217 yd [198 m]/1¾ oz [50 g]: #51 walnut (MC), 5 (6, 7, 8, 9) skeins; #53 silver mist (gray; A), #55 pebble (tan; B), #56 jade (pale green; C), #8 hemlock (dark green; D), and #80 foliage (rust; E), 1 skein each.

Needles Sizes 2 (2.75 mm) and 3 (3.25 mm): 24" circular (cir) and set of double-pointed (dpn). Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.

Notions Markers (m); stitch holders; tapestry needle; 7–9 small hook and eye closures, depending on desired spacing.

Gauge 26 sts and 36 rows = 4" in St st on larger needle.

Fine yarn and an abbreviated shape bring feminine fit to this colorwork cardigan. Sweater is knit flat in one piece with raglan shaping.





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