Graphite by Sarah Cooke


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August 2014
Aran (8 wpi) ?
15 stitches and 22 rows = 4 inches
in Stockinette Stitch using larger needle
US 8 - 5.0 mm
US 10 - 6.0 mm
720 - 1200 yards (658 - 1097 m)
XS(S, M, L, XL)
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Graphite is a seamless raglan pullover worked in the round, from the top down. The body is worked in a broken rib pattern and the yoke and sleeves are worked in stockinette.

A child sized version is also available: Little Graphite

XS(S, M, L, XL)

Finished Bust Measurements:
30(34, 38, 42, 46) inches / 76(86, 96.5, 106.5, 117) cm

It is intended to be worn with approx. 0-3 inches / 0-7.5 cm positive ease. Choose a size that is 0-3 inches / 0-7.5 cm larger than your actual bust measurement. Shown in size S with no ease.

Skills Required:
Knit and purl stitches
Increases and decreases
Knit in the round
Pick up stitches

Aran weight yarn 100g/186 yd skein x 4(5, 6, 6, 7) skeins

Needles & Notions:
US 8 (5 mm) 24 inch (60 cm) and 32 inch (80 cm) circular needles and set of double pointed needles
US 10 (6 mm) 24 inch (60 cm) and 32 inch (80 cm) circular needles and set of double pointed needles
Yarn needle
4 stitch markers
Waste yarn

Stitches are cast on for the yoke and worked flat until the neckline shaping is complete. The piece is then joined to work in the round and shaped with raglan increases. Stitches are set aside for the sleeves and the body is worked down in one piece with shaping. The sleeve stitches are placed onto dpns and worked down in the round. Finally stitches are picked up to work the neck band.