Florence by Jill Wolcott

Florence

Knitting
Sport (12 wpi) ?
6.25 stitches and 8 rows = 1 inch
in Reverse Stockinette
US 2 - 2.75 mm
900 - 1620 yards (823 - 1481 m)
XS (S) (M) (L) (XL)
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Through the fine art of innovative design, this cardigan grows from side to side as you cast-on at the right front edge and knit through to the left. Up and down the sleeves and on the back panel, 2×2 cables cross and swoop like the lacing on fine Italian boots. Below the yoke, diamond lattice lace gives the body of the sweater an airy bounce. Don’t let the combination of cables and lace throw you for a loop. You’ll knit the sleeves and the back panel separately from the body of the sweater, making the cables a manageable on-the-go project. Even this most intricate looking sweater is an achievable and rewarding challenge.

moderately engaging / lace, side to side, & cables

Sizes

XS (S) (M) (L) (XL)
Finished circumference: 34 (37) (42) (45) (49)”
Finished length: 18 (20) (22) (24) (27.5)”

Gauge

6 sts/in and 8.25 rows/in = 24 sts/4” and 33 rows/4” in Diamond Lattice on size 3(3.25mm) ndls
6.5 sts/in and 8 rows/in = 26 sts/4” and 32 rows/4” in Bootlacing Cable on size 2(2.75mm) ndls
6.25 sts/in and 8 rows/in = 25 sts/4” and 32 rows/4” in Rev St st on size 2(2.75mm) ndls

Needles

Size 2(2.75mm) ndls OR size to obtain gauge, size 3(3.25mm) ndls

Supplies

Stitch markers, tapestry needle, stitch holders or WY

Yarn

Kauri Fingering from Zealana, 60% NZ merino, 30% possum, 10% silk, 40g/168 yds
6 (7) (8) (9) (10) skeins

As Shown

Model Size Medium
Color Ashen

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