Chaleur by Julie Hoover

Chaleur

Knitting
December 2011
Aran (8 wpi) ?
18 stitches and 28 rows = 4 inches
in Herringbone Stitch, after blocking
US 9 - 5.5 mm
1445 - 2285 yards (1321 - 2089 m)
46¾ (49¾, 53, 56, 59, 62¼)" finished bust circumference
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An ultrachic oversized popover that’s otherworldly cozy. With details like a handsome heathered yarn, oh so subtle herringbone pattern, and three-quarter length sleeves, it’s perfect for pairing with whatever you happen to have on.

chaleur \ sha-lœʀ \ (french): heat, warmth.

SIZES
46¾ (49¾, 53, 56, 59, 62¼)“ finished bust circumference

To fit 32–34 (35–37, 38–40, 41–43, 44–46, 47–49)“ bust with +13–15” ease
To fit 33–35 (36–38, 40–42, 43–45, 46–48, 49–51)” hip with +7–9” ease
Model wearing size 49¾“ with +15¾” ease at chest and +7” ease at hips

YARN
Cascade Yarns Eco Cloud
70% Undyed Merino Wool, 30% Undyed Baby Alpaca
164 yards / 150 meters per 100 g skein

9 (10, 12, 12, 14, 14) skeins
1445 (1535, 1840, 1920, 2195, 2285) yards
Sample shown in color Dove Gray

GAUGE
18 stitches & 28 rows/rounds = 4” in Herringbone Stitch, after blocking
Note: Both circular and flat Herringbone Stitch are used in this pattern. Swatching for finished gauge in both is recommended.

NEEDLES
One each 16” and 32” circular needles
5.5 mm / US size 9 or size needed to obtain gauge listed

OTHER MATERIALS
Stitch markers in two colors, stitch holders, waste yarn,
blunt tapestry needle, T-pins and blocking wires (optional but recommended)

SKILL LEVEL
3 of 5