Hagrid's Sweater

Jul 31, 2013
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Anne Podlesak

FINISHED SIZE 34½ (38½, 42½, 46½, 50½)" chest circumference. Sweater shown measures 50½".

YARN Knit Picks City Tweed Aran/HW (55% Merino, 25% superfine alpaca, 20% Donegal tweed; 164 yd [150 m]/3½ oz [100 g]); #24526 lemon curd, 7 (8, 9, 11, 11) skeins. Yarn distributed by Crafts Americana.

NEEDLES Body and sleeves—size 8 (5 mm): 32" circular (cir) and straight. Body and sleeve ribbing—size 6 (4 mm) straight. Neckband—size 6 (4 mm) 12" cir or set of double-pointed (dpn). Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.

NOTIONS Markers (m); cable needle (cn); tapestry needle; 3 stitch holders.

GAUGE 16 sts and 24 rows = 4" in Dragon Scale patt, blocked; 36 st Buckbeak cable patt measures 7¼", blocked. Both are part of the Buckbeak chart.

 

 


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