Adelpha by Debbie Sullivan

Adelpha

Knitting
June 2019
DK (11 wpi) ?
21 stitches and 29 rows = 4 inches
in Stockinette stitch
US 5 - 3.75 mm
US 6 - 4.0 mm
910 - 1960 yards (832 - 1792 m)
Finished bust: 30½ (33½, 36½, 39½, 42¾, 45¾, 48¾, 41¾, 54¾, 58, 61)"
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Adelpha is a comfortable and stylish pullover, worked from the bottom up with round-yoke shaping incorporated into the colourwork motif. The pattern includes several elements designed to achieve a flattering fit and an easy-to-wear sweater, including waist shaping, short rows to lower the front of the neckline, and additional raglan shaping for the larger sizes.

This sweater is designed to be worn with 0-2” of ease. Size 33½“ is shown modeled with 2” of positive ease.

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To Fit
Bust: 28-30 (31-33, 34-36, 37-39, 40-42, 43-45, 46-48, 49-51, 52-54, 56-58, 59-61)“

Finished Measurements
Bust: 30½ (33½, 36½, 39½, 42¾, 45¾, 48¾, 51¾, 54¾, 58, 61)“
Length (at centre back): 21¾ (21¾, 22, 22¼, 22½, 23, 23¼, 23¾, 24, 24½, 25)”

Yarn
DK weight yarn:
805 (855, 945, 1030, 1110, 1225, 1305, 1455, 1555, 1645, 1780) yds MC
105 (110, 120, 130, 140, 150, 160, 165, 170, 180) yds CC

Shown in Sweet Paprika Norwood (100% Norbouillet wool; 100g/225 yds), 4 (4, 5, 5, 5, 6, 6, 7, 7, 8, 8) skeins Black Cherry (MC) and 1 skein Natural (CC).

Needles
Size 5 (3.75mm) circular needle, 24-40” (60-100cm) long
Size 5 (3.75mm) set of dpns
Size 6 (4mm) circular needle, 24-40” (60-100cm) long
Size 6 (4mm) set of dpns

Notions
Stitch markers, smooth waste yarn, yarn needle

Gauge
21 sts and 29 rnds = 4” in St st on larger needles, blocked