Cygnus by Julie Turjoman

Cygnus

Knitting
January 2022
DK (11 wpi) ?
20 stitches and 28 rows = 4 inches
in Stockinette stitch
US 4 - 3.5 mm
US 5 - 3.75 mm
665 - 1330 yards (608 - 1216 m)
XS (S M, L, XL) (2XL, 3XL, 4XL)
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Cygnus is a sophisticated short sleeve pullover with a textured yoke and a straightforward top-down, in the round construction. With a close fit and clean lines, Cygnus will easily transition from work to weekend with its perfect balance of casual elegance. This piece is worked in Valley Yarns Hampden, a delightfully soft blend of alpaca, Merino wool, and silk blend that has a subtle sheen and cozy warmth that is available in a stunning palette of jewel tones and neutrals.

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Skill Level: Intermediate

Finished Measurements: Shown in size S with suggested 2–4” positive ease
Bust – 33½ (36, 40¾, 44¾, 49¼) (53¼, 57½, 62)”

Yarn Requirements: 7 (8, 9, 10, 11) (12, 13, 14) hanks Valley Yarns Hampden (50% Baby Alpaca/ 35% Fine Merino Wool/ 15% Mulberry Silk; 50g/95yds) Model is shown in #08 Dusty Rose.

Needles:
US 4 (3.50mm) 16” & 24–40” circular and DPNs for hem, sleeves and cuffs
US 5 (3.75mm) 16” & 24–40” circular to get gauge

Gauge: 20 sts and 28 rows = 4” in stockinette stitch on US 5 (3.75mm), blocked