Brightheart by Rosemary (Romi) Hill
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February 2017
DK (11 wpi) ?
22 stitches and 30 rows = 4 inches
in stockinette in the round on larger needles
US 4 - 3.5 mm
US 6 - 4.0 mm
380 - 2230 yards (347 - 2039 m)
0-6mo (6-12mo, 1-2yr, 2-4yr, 4-6yr, 6-8yr, 8-10yr, XS, S, M, L, XL, XXL, 3XL, 4XL)

Brightheart - by Rosemary (Romi) Hill

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Keep your heart bright, let nothing bring you down!
Brightheart is soft and feminine; the structure of the lace is highlighted by softly waving lines of contrast.
Romi is known for her exquisite details, and the split garter hems and cuffs are the perfect addition to this polished design.

Pattern Info

0-6mo (6-12mo, 1-2yr, 2-4yr, 4-6yr, 6-8yr, 8-10yr, XS, S, M, L, XL, XXL, 3XL, 4XL)
Finished chest measurement: 17.5 (19.5, 22, 24, 26, 28.5, 30.5, 32.5, 35, 37, 41.5, 46, 50, 54.5, 59)“

DK weight yarn
MC: 350 (400, 500, 650, 800, 900, 1000, 1100, 1200, 1300, 1400, 1600, 1800, 2000, 2200) yards
Brightheart will require an additional 30 yds or less in CC for the yoke details.

Samples shown in YOTH Big Sister in ‘black mission fig’ and ‘oyster’.
and SweetGeorgia Superwash DK in ‘silver’ and ‘slate’.

US #4 / 3.5mm and US #6 / 4tmm (or as required to meet gauge)
for sizes 0 - 4 years: 16” circulars and DPNs in each size*
for sizes 4 yrs - XS: 16” circulars, 24” circulars, and DPNs in each size*
for sizes S - 4XL: 16” circulars, 32” circulars, and DPNs in each size*

  • Alternatively you can use the magic loop technique to knit smaller diameter tubes on a long circular needle

22 sts & 30 rounds / 4” in stockinette on larger needles

darning needle, stitch markers, spare needle in US #4 / 3.5mm, a 3.25mm needle, locking stitch markers, and two 5/8” heart buttons.

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