bent by Lori Versaci

bent

Knitting
September 2015
Sport (12 wpi) ?
24 stitches and 32 rows = 4 inches
in Stockinette stitch
US 5 - 3.75 mm
1075 - 2475 yards (983 - 2263 m)
XS (S, M, L)(1X, 2X, 3X) for busts 30 (34, 38, 42)(46, 50, 54)"/ 76 (86, 97, 107)(117, 127, 137)cm
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Bent, the 3rd in the series of simple, modern sweaters in the Building Blocks series, has a deep v-neck and subtly curved hemline! Designed to be knit in any one of 8 different Shibui yarn combinations, each yarn changes the sweater’s feel, so that you can customize to your hearts desire. And bent can be knit with elbow length or full length sleeves!

Modern lines, comfortable fit and interesting construction all add to the appeal of the this every day pullover. Bent is as easy to knit as it is to wear… And, it is a design you will knit again and again!

SIZES
XS (S, M, L)(1X, 2X, 3X) for busts 30 (34, 38, 42)(46, 50, 54)“/ 76 (86, 97, 107)(117, 127, 137)cm

FINISHED MEASUREMENTS
CHEST (Approx 10”/25.5cm positive ease)
40 (44, 48, 52)(58, 62, 64)”/101.5 (112, 122, 132)(147.5, 157.5, 162.5)cm
LENGTH (center back)
27 (27 ½, 28, 28 ½)(29, 29 ½, 30)”/68.5 (70, 71, 72.5)(73.5, 75, 76)cm

YARN
FOR ELBOW SLEEVE
• Shibui Staccato: 6 (7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 11) skeins or
• Shibui Pebble: 5 (6, 7, 7)(8, 9, 10) skeins or
• Shibui Twig: 6 (7, 8, 9)(10, 11, 11) skeins or
• Shibui Kavo: 5 (6, 7, 7)(8, 9, 10) skeins or
• Shibui Linen: 5 (5, 6, 7)(8, 8, 9) skeins or
• Shibui Maai: 6 (7, 8, 9)(10, 11, 11) skeins or
• Shibui Dune: 8 (9, 10, 11)(13, 14, 15) skeins or
• Shibui Silk Cloud AND Cima: 4 (4, 5, 5)(6, 6, 7) skeins EACH or

• Fingering or Sport weight yarn: appox 1075 (1225, 1375, 1550)(1775, 1925, 2075)yds/975 (1125, 1250, 1425)(1625, 1750, 1900)m

FOR LONG SLEEVE
• Shibui Staccato: 7 (8, 9, 10)(12, 13, 13) skeins or
• Shibui Pebble: 6 (7, 8, 9)(10, 11, 12) skeins or
• Shibui Twig: 7 (8, 9, 10)(12, 13, 14) skeins or
• Shibui Kavo: 6 (7, 8, 9)(10, 11, 12) skeins or
• Shibui Linen: 6 (7, 7, 8)(9, 10, 11) skeins or
• Shibui Maai: 7 (8, 9, 10)(12, 13, 14) skeins or
• Shibui Dune: 10 (11, 12, 14)(15, 17, 18) skeins or
• Shibui Silk Cloud AND Cima: 5 (5, 6, 6)(7, 8, 8) skeins EACH or

• Sport weight yarn: approx 1325 (1500, 1675, 1875)(2125, 2300, 2475)yds/1200 (1375, 1525, 1725)(1950, 2100, 2275)m

NEEDLES
Size 5 US (3.75mm) straight and 24”/60cm circular needles or size needed to obtain gauge

GAUGE
24 sts and 32 rows = 4”/ 10cm in St st (blocked). Take time to check gauge.

CONSTRUCTION
Front and Back worked separately from bottom-up and joined. Sleeves (optional) picked up and worked flat. Neckband picked up and worked in the round.