Alternate by Verena Cohrs

Alternate

Knitting
July 2018
DK (11 wpi) ?
20 stitches and 27 rows = 4 inches
in stockinette stitch with larger needles, blocked
US 6 - 4.0 mm
US 5 - 3.75 mm
623 - 1351 yards (570 - 1235 m)
1 (2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8) [Finished bust circumference 86 (94, 102, 110, 118, 126, 134, 142) cm / 33.75 (37, 40.25, 43.25, 46.5 49.5, 52.75, 56)”]
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This pattern is included in COLOURS 2018 (available from July 5).


PATTERN NOTES

SIZES
1 (2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8) Finished bust circumference 86 (94, 102, 110, 118, 126, 134, 142) cm / 33.75 (37, 40.25, 43.25, 46.5 49.5, 52.75, 56)”, recommended to be worn with 0-10 cm / 0-4” of positive ease

Melinda wears a size 1 with 4.5 cm / 1.75” of positive ease.

YARN
The Fibre Co. Luma (DK-weight; 50% Merino, 25% organic cotton, 15% linen, 10% silk; 125 metres / 137 yards per 50g)

MC (shown in Blanca): 380 (440, 500, 565, 630, 695, 760, 825) metres / 415 (480, 545, 620, 690, 760, 830, 900) yards
CC (shown in Ciel): 190 (220, 250, 285, 315, 350, 380, 410) metres / 210 (240, 275, 310, 345, 385, 415, 450) yards

GAUGE
20 sts x 27 rows = 10 x 10 cm (worked in the round in Stockinette Stitch, on larger needle, after blocking)

NEEDLES
4 mm / US 6 circular needle (or needle size to obtain gauge) with a cable length of at least 80 cm / 32”

3.75 mm / US 5 circular needle (or needle 1 size smaller than main needle)

NOTIONS
Blocking tools, darning needle, stitch holders or scrap yarn, stitch markers, tape measure

MEASUREMENTS
A Bust Circumference: 86 (94, 102, 110, 118, 126, 134, 142) cm / 33.75 (37, 40.25, 43.25, 46.5m 49.5, 52.75, 56)”

B Armhole Depth: 21 (21.75, 22.5, 23.25, 23.25, 24.75, 25.5, 27) cm / 8.25 (8.5, 8.75, 9.25, 9.25, 9.75, 10, 10.75)”

C Upper Arm Circumference: 29.5 (32.5, 34.5, 38.5, 40.5, 42.5, 44.5, 46.5) cm / 11.5 (12.75, 13.5, 15.25, 16, 16.75, 17.5, 18.25)”

D Side Length: 42 cm / 16.5”

E Sleeve Length: 47 cm / 18.5”

CONTRIBUTORS
Photography: Ricarda Schuller
Hair and make-up: Paloma Bryschta
Models: Melinda Dela Costa
Graphic design: Camille Romano
Technical editing: Marina Skua
Sample knitting: María Elena Plaza Díaz
Clothing: Armedangels, Mey