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Barrington Vest

Knitting
March 2012
Fingering / 4 ply (14 wpi) ?
28 stitches and 28 rows = 4 inches in circular 2-color Stockinette, after blocking
US 4 - 3.5 mm
US 1½ - 2.5 mm
34¼ (36½, 38¾, 41¼, 43½, 45¾, 48)”
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Errata available: brooklyntweed.net

MATERIALS
Fingering-weight wool yarn in 2 colors:
Background Color: Approx. 635 (675, 745, 815, 940, 1040, 1095) yards
Dominant Color: Approx. 305 (325, 360, 390, 450, 500, 530) yards
3 (3, 3, 3, 4, 4, 4) skeins BC & 2 skeins DC of Brooklyn Tweed Loft (100% American Targhee-Columbia Wool; 275 yards/50g) Photographed in Artifact (BC) and Woodsmoke (DC)

GAUGE
Stranded Colorwork:
Working Gauge: 30 stitches & 28 rows = 4” over charted swatch
Finished Gauge: 28 stitches & 28 rows = 4” over charted swatch
See Swatching Supplement at the end of pattern for charted swatch & extended information regarding gauge.
2x2 Ribbing:
Finished Unstretched Gauge: 38 stitches & 25 rounds= 4”; measured over a 48-stitch swatch, completely relaxed after blocking
Finished Stretched Gauge: 32 stitches & 28 rounds= 4”; measured over a 48-stitch swatch when moderately stretched and pinned, but not strained

NEEDLES
Colorwork Gauge Needle: One 24” (or 32”) circular in size needed to obtain colorwork gauge listed.
Suggested: US 4 (3½ mm)
Ribbing Gauge Needle: One 16” circular & one 24” (or 32”) circular in size needed to obtain ribbing gauge listed.
Suggested: US 1½ (2½ mm)
Note: Your Gauge Needle for both stitch patterns may differ. For best results, we recommend swatching both patterns.

FINISHED DIMENSIONS
34¼ (36½, 38¾, 41¼, 43½, 45¾, 48)” garment circumference at bust
Suggested ease: +0-2”
Photographed in size 36½” with +2” of ease on model

SKILL LEVEL
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