Dapper by Alana Dakos
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Dapper

Knitting
September 2015
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
20 stitches and 40 rows = 4 inches
in Garter Stitch
US 7 - 4.5 mm
550 - 1025 yards (503 - 937 m)
2 (4, 6, 8, 10, 12)
This pattern is available from knittinlittle.com for $6.00.

A handsome jacket for any little gentleman! Knit in squishy Garter stitch, this jacket is complete with all of the pleats, buttonbands, and pockets, of a traditional suit coat. The handsome notched collar and buttonhands are worked right into the jacket fronts for reduced finishing work at the end.

Finished Chest: 24.75 (26.75, 28.75, 30.75, 32.75, 34.75)” / 63 (68, 73, 78, 83.5, 88.5) cm

Yarn: Cascade Yarns 220 Heathers 100% Peruvian Highland Wool; 220 yd / 200 m per 3.5 oz / 100 g skein; color 8011; 3 (3, 4, 4, 5, 5) skeins

OR approx. 550 (625, 700, 800, 925, 1025) yd / 500 (550, 625, 725, 825, 925) m of a worsted weight wool or wool blend.

ERRATA on Version 1:
Page 3, Left Front: The 4th paragraph or the row immediately after the Increase Row (RS) should be a WS row.

Page 3, Left Front, Pocket: 4th and 5th paragraphs should read:
Next row (WS): K10 (10, 11, 11, 12, 12), BO 20 (21, 22, 23, 24, 25) sts, knit to end.
Connect Lower Pocket Lining as follows (RS): K6 (7, 8, 9, 10, 11), k20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25) Lower Pocket Lining sts, k10 (10, 11, 11, 12, 12).

Page 4, Finishing, Left Collar, 3rd paragraph should read:
Increase Row (RS): Knit until 2 sts rem, kfb, k1. 1 st inc.
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