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#25 Ballerina Wrap Jacket

Knitting
July 2009
DK / 8 ply (11 wpi) ?
21 stitches and 28 rows = 4 inches in stockinette stitch on larger needles
US 6 - 4.0 mm
US 7 - 4.5 mm
1596 - 1938 yards (1459 - 1772 m)
Bust (closed) 32 (34, 36, 38)"/81 (86, 91.5, 96.5)cm

Very close-fitting jacket features ribbed, flounced peplum; swag ruffle that begins as ribbed front band and then extends below ribbed waistband to center back; three-quarter bell sleeves; and hidden snap closures.

Pattern Description from Vogue Knitting, Fall 2009: “Mari Lynn patrick shaped the flounced peplum of this wrap sweater, knit in Koigu Wool Designs’ ‘Kersti,’ with decreases. An extra flounce of ribbing starts as a front band, then swags below the ribbed waistband to the center back. The three-quarter bell sleeves flare prettily, and the flattering bodice closes with hidden snaps.”

“Very close-fitting jacked with rib flounced skirt, separate swag ruffle and hidden snap closures.”

Knitted Measurements:

  • Sized for Small, Medium, Large, X-Large
  • Bust (closed) 32 (34, 36, 38)”/81 (86, 91.5, 96.5)cm
  • Length 26½ (26¾, 27¾, 28¾)”/67 (68, 70.5, 73)cm
  • Upper arm 13 (13½, 14¼, 15)”/33 (34, 36, 38)cm

Materials:

  • 14 (15, 16, 17) 1¾oz/50g hanks (each approx 114yd/104m) of Koigu Wool Designs Kersti (merino wool) in #114 ochre
  • Two pair size 7 (4.5mm) needles, or size to obtain gauge
  • One pair size 6 (4mm) needles
  • Size 7 (4.5mm) circular needle, 29”/74cm long
  • Stitch markers
  • 6 sets of large plastic snaps
  • Removable stitch markers or safety pins

Additional Gauge: 28 sts and 27 rows = 4”/10cm over rib pattern using size 7 (4.5mm) needles