Knitted Measurements

  • Bun38(42.45.49.52)"«>6.5(106.5. II4 5. 124.5. I33)cm
  • length 25Vj (26. 27.27' . 28)" 65 (66.5.69.70.5. 71.5)cm (including ruffle edge)
  • Upper ami 13 (14*. 15*. 17«. 18*)"733 (37.

39.5.44.5.46.5(cm Note Schematic measurements do not include roflle edges.

MATERIALS

  • 6 (7. X. 9. 10) 3 :o/;l(K)g balls (each approx 87yd'80m> of Rowan Yams Big ttbol (wool) in "024 casis(A) •4 88oz/25g balls (each approx 229yd'2l0m) of Row an Yams Kit! Silk Hast (mohair/silk) in ><596 orange (B)
  • One pan each sizes 7 and 15 (4.5 and 10mm) needles OR SIZE TO OBTAIN GAUGE
  • Cable needle
  • Stitch marker and holders

GAUGE

9 sts and 12 row s 4" 10cm over St st using larger needles ami I strand each A and B held log. TAKE TIME TO CHECK GAUGE.

CABLE PANEL (over 12 sts) Row I (RS) P2, K8. P2 K«m 2 and all WS row» K the knit sts and p the purl sts Row 3 P2. si next 4 sts to cn and hold to back. k4. k4 from cn. p2. Rims 5. 7 and 9 Rep row I Kim 1(1 Rep row 2 Rep rows I-10 for cable panel

BACK

With larger needles and I strand each A and B held tog. cast on 40 (44. 48. 52. 56) sts. Work in St st for 14 row s.

k3. Work 13 rows even. Rep inc row -44 (48. 52. 56. 60) sts. Work even until piecc measures 13 (13. 13V:. 13*. l3*)"/33 ( 33. 34.5. 34.5. 34.5Km from beg. Armhole shaping

Bind off 3 sts at beg next 2 rows, 2 sts at beg of next 0 (0. 2. 2. 4) rows. Dec I st each side every other row 3 (4. 3.4.3) times 32 (34. 36. 38.40) sts. Work even until annhole measures 7* (8. 8Vi. 9.9'.)7I9 (20.5. 21.5. 23. 24Km Shoulder and neck shaping Bind oft'3 (3. 3. 3.4) sts beg next 2 rows, 2 (3.4. 4. 4) sts at beg of next 2 row s. AT SAME TIME, bind off center 10 (10. 10. 12. 12) sts for neck and working both sides at once, bind oft" 6 sts from each neck edge once.

FRONT

With larger needles and 1 strand each A and B held tog. cast on 40 (44. 48. 52. 56) sts. Next row (RS) K3. Ml. k 12 (14. 16. 18. 20). P2. kl. Ml. k4. Ml, kl. p2. kl2 (14. 16. l8.20).MI.k3 44 (48. 52. 56. 60) sts. Beg cable panel

Kim 1 (WS) PI6 (18. 20. 22. 24». work row 2 of cable panel over center 12 sts, pl6 (18. 20. 22. 24). Conl in pat as established, working sts at either side of cablc panel in St st. and work incs at side edges as for back 48 ( 52. 56. 60. 64» sts Work even until same length as back to annhole. Work Annhole shaping as for luck. AT SAME TIME, when 0 (0. 2. 4. 6» rows of armhole shaping have been worked, mark center of piecc and work as foil: Neck shaping

Next row (KS» Conl annhole shaping, work to 6 sts before center marker, p2. k4. join 2nd ball of yam and k4. p2. work to end. Next row P to 6 sts before center. k2. p3. kl; on 2nd half. kl. p3. k2. p to end Next (dcc) row (RS) Work to 8 sts before center. k2log (neck dec). p2. k4; on 2nd half. k4. p2. k2tog (neck dcc). work to end. font annhole stuping and neck sts as established, anil dec I st at each neck edge every other row 8 (8. 8. 9.9) times more -9(10. II. II. 12) sts each side. Work even until same length as back to shoulder. Shape shoulder as for back. Place rem 4 sts each side on a holder.

SLEEVES

With larger needles and I strand each A and B held tog. cast on 24 (24. 26. 26. 26) sts. Work in St st. inc I st caeh side every 12th (8th. 8th. 6th, 6th) row 3 (5. 5. 7. 8) times—30 (34. 36. 4(1.42) sts. Work even until piece measures 15'; (15V.-. 16. 16. l6',)"/39.5 (39 5. 40 5. 40 5. 42Km from beg. Cap shaping

Bind oft'3 sts at beg of next 2 rows, 2 sts at beg of next 0 (0. 2. 2. 2) rows Dec I st each side every other row 4 (7.6.7.8) times, every 4th row I (0.0. 0.0) time. Bind o«T2 (2.2.3.3) sts at beg of next 2 nnvs. 2 sts at beg of next 2 row«. Bind off rem 6 sts.

FINISHING

Block pieces to measurements. Back lower edge rufflo

With RS facing, »mailer ncvdlcs and B. pick up and k3 Ms in even- cast-on st ti.e. knit into fn>nt. hack, front of every si)—120 1132. 144. 156. 168) sis. Beg with a I* row. work in St st for 19 rows Nc\t row (RS) •Kl.k into front and hack of nest rt; rep from * to end ISO (198. 216. 234. 252) sis. Beg wiih a I' row. work in St st for 2 rows. Bind off knnwise on W'S. Front lower edge ruffle Work as for hack rufllc. Sleeve ruffles

With RS of hack facing, smaller needles and B. pick up and k 3 sts in every cast-on st as for back -72 (72. 78. 78. 78) sts. Beg with a P row. work 19 rows in St st. Next row (RS) *KI. k into front and back of next st; rep from • to end I OH (108. 117. 117. 117) sts. Beg with a P row. work 2 row» in St st Bind off knitwise on WS.

FINISHING

Sew shoulder scams With larger needles, pick up 4 sts from one front I »older and work pxxc as establish until long enough to reach the center buck neck. Rep w ith 4 >is from opposite holder. Sew kmg edges of piece to hack neck: sew short edges tog Set in sleeves. Sew side and sleeve seams, including ru files. •>

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