Etty by Carro


by Carro
March 2013
DK (11 wpi) ?
21 stitches and 28 rows = 4 inches
US 6 - 4.0 mm
650 - 1050 yards (594 - 960 m)
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Etty is a sculptural wool vest/ summer top with cap-sleeves. It shapes itself around the shoulders and upper arms by its construction.
The straight and rolled boat neckline is in line with the garter on the lower part of the bodice. It is knit top-down and has faux side seams.
The cap-sleeves are created by the contiguous sleeve method developed by Susie Myers, (

Finished measurements
83(90, 96, 103, 110)cm/32.5(35.5, 38, 40.5, 43)in.

Stockinette: 21sts and 28 rows =10cm/4in. Post-washed.

The white top is knit with two strands; a cotton/silk dk weight, blended with a strand of cashmere lace to create a slightly variegated texture. The cotton/silk dk weight is on the lighter side and the mix is more like a dk weight.

Other suggested yarns:

  1. Euroflax linen sports weight held with Rowans Kidsilk Haze.
  2. Blue Sky Alpacas Skinny Cotton, dk weight.
  3. tosh sport, by madelinetosh

600(685, 750, 870, 960)m/650(750, 850, 950, 1050)y of sports/dk.

Etty as in Etty Hillesum.

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