Stria Art Jacket

Apr 23, 2010
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A bottom-up raglan jacket is worked in one piece with intarsia along the front openings. This seamless A-line cardigan is worked in two colors—the lapels are decorated with a contemporary winged pattern.

Designer Amy Christoffers
Finished Size 32 (36, 40½, 44½ , 49)" bust circumference with fronts overlapping; 34½ (38¾, 43, 47¼, 51¼)" total bust circumference. Jacket shown measures 36", modeled with 2" positive ease.
Yarn Manos del Uruguay Cotton Stria (100% cotton; 116 yd [106 m]/50 g): #202 grape (MC), 6 (7, 8, 9, 10) skeins; #225 orchid (CC), 2 skeins. Yarn distributed by Fairmount Fibers.
Needles Body and sleeves—size 6 (4 mm): 24" circular (cir) and set of 4 or 5 double-pointed (dpn). Edging—size 5 (3.75 mm): 24" cir. Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.
Notions Stitch holders; markers (m); tapestry needle.
Gauge 19 sts and 28 rows = 4" in St st on larger needle.


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