Brigit by Tamara Moots


June 2017
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
18 stitches and 24 rows = 4 inches
in pattern
US 7 - 4.5 mm
900 - 1250 yards (823 - 1143 m)
XS (S, M, L)
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Brigit is a seamless top-down capelet with a round yoke and long, long cables for simple cozy elegance. Brigit is a quick, easy knit. Written in 4 sizes. Pattern includes tips to adjust your fit! Cables written and charted.

Sizes: XS (S, M, L)
To Fit Finished Chest Measurements: 33-36 (39-42, 45-48, 51-54)” or 84-91 (99-107, 114-122, 130-137) cm
Length: 19 (21, 23, 25)” or 48 (53, 58, 64) cm
Yarn suggestions: 900 (950, 1100, 1250) yards worsted weight
Sample (size S) knit with Valley Yarns Valley Superwash and used just over 930 yards. Please note that if you plan to follow the instructions to lengthen or widen your yardage will go up!
Needles: Size US 7 (4.50 mm) 24”, 32” and 60” circular needles and Size US 5 (3.75 mm) 16” circular needle for neck ribbing (or size needed to get gauge)
Materials: stitch marker, cable needle or dpn for cables, yarn needle
Gauge: 18 sts and 24 rows = 4” in pattern

Note: The sample knitter for main photographs (me) managed to twist at least one cable the wrong direction in every frame I could use to photograph the sample. Drat and ack! The good news is that the capelet is lovely even with the errors.