Bronwen by Carrie Bostick Hoge

Bronwen

Knitting
August 2014
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
20 stitches and 26 rows = 4 inches
in Stockinette Stitch
US 5 - 3.75 mm
US 6 - 4.0 mm
840 - 1320 yards (768 - 1207 m)
32 (36, 40, 44, 48, 52)” [81.25 (91.5, 101.5, 111.75, 122, 132) cm] finished bust.
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Bronwen is worked from the bottom up in one piece. The front and back is worked separately after armhole division. Using a second ball of yarn, the right and left fronts are worked separately, but knit at the same time. The sleeves are picked up from the armholes and worked in the round.

YARN:
The Fibre Co.Knightsbridge (65% baby llama, 25% merino wool, 10% silk; 120yds/50 gm skein): skyworth, 7 (7, 8, 9, 10, 11) skeins.
GAUGE:
20 sts and 26 rnds/rows = 4” (10 cm) in St st on larger ndl, after blocking.
NEEDLES:
1 – 16” (40 cm) US 5 (3.75 mm) circular and set dpns.
1 – 16” (40 cm) US 6 (4 mm) circular and set dpns.
1 pair US 6 (4 mm) straights.
NOTIONS:
Stitch markers, stitch holders or waste yarn, tapestry needle.
SIZE:
32 (36, 40, 44, 48, 52)” 81.25 (91.5, 101.5, 111.75, 122, 132) cm finished bust. Sweater is designed to be worn with 2” of positive ease.
SKILLS:
Knitting in the round, picking up stitches, increasing, decreasing, 3-Needle Bind-Off.