Aquila by Louisa Harding
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Aquila

Knitting
May 2017
DK (11 wpi) ?
19 stitches and 26 rows = 4 inches
in Cheron Pattern
US 8 - 5.0 mm
1159 - 1623 yards (1060 - 1484 m)
76; 91; 106 cm (30; 36; 42 in)
This pattern is available from yarntelier.com for £4.00.

Actual size
76 91 106 cm
30 36 42 in

Finished length
58.5 58.5 58.5 cm
23 23 23 in

Sleeve length
42 42 42 cm
16½ 16½ 16½ in

1st size photographed

Yarn
Knitted in Cashmere Gilli
A. sh. 512 Crowedge 4 4 5 x 50g balls
B. sh. 501 Oakwood 1 1 2 x 50g balls

Needles
5 mm (US 8) circular knitting needle
5.5 mm (US 9) circular knitting needle
4 stitch markers

Tension/gauge
19 sts x 26 rows to 10 cm (4 in) square measured over patt using
5 mm (US 8) circular knitting needle.

PATTERN ERRATA

Sleeves (work both the same)
Using 5.5 mm (US 9) circular needle and yarn A cast on 59 sts.
Work 2 rows in garter st.
Next row (RS): K2, (yo, K2tog) to last st, K1.
Next row: Knit.
Change to 5 mm (US 8) circular needle and yarn B and work 14 rows in striped chevron patt as folls:
Patt row 1: K2, (yo, K5, S2K1P, K5, yo, K1) 4 times, K1.
Patt row 2 and 4 foll WS rows: K1, purl to last st, K1.
Patt row 3: K2, (K1, yo, K4, S2K1P, K4, yo, K2) 4 times, K1.
Patt row 5: K2, (K2, yo, K3, S2K1P, K3, yo, K3) 4 times, K1.
Patt row 7: K2, (K3, yo, K2, S2K1P, K2, yo, K4) 4 times, K1.
Patt row 9: K2, (K4, yo, K1, S2K1P, K1, yo, K5) 4 times, K1.
Patt row 11: K2, (K5, yo, S2K1P, yo, K6) 4 times, K1.
Patt row 12: Knit.
Change to yarn B.
Patt row 13: K2, (yo, K2tog) to last st, K1.
Patt row 14: Knit.
These 14 rows form the striped chevron patt.
Work these 14 rows 6 times more, ending with RS facing for next row.
Work patt rows 1-12 once more, ending with RS facing for next row.
Leave sts on a holder.