98-99-21 Jacket Suit
Both English and Japanese versions are fully charted using standard knitting and/or crochet symbols. Japanese version available here.
Note: this pattern is written for knitting machines, but hand knitters can knit it simply by following the chart.
- standard-gauge knitting machine (4.5mm pitch) with punchcard capabilities or knitting needles necessary to achieve gauge
- Japanese size 2, 3, 4, & 5 knitting needles (2.7, 3.0, 3.3, & 3.6mm)
- 70cm length of elastic (3cm wide) for waistband
- jacket: 650g (2036.7m)
- skirt: 290g (908.7m)
Pattern originally written for Cashmere Lamb’s Wool, which has since been discontinued. Pierrot Yarns suggests Fine Merino as a substitute.
Additional gauge info:
gauge listed is for jacket
for skirt, gauge in stockinette is 28 st and 40 rows in 10cm square