Inglenook by Joan Forgione

Inglenook

Knitting
October 2019
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
19 stitches and 36 rows = 4 inches
in Garter Stitch
US 7 - 4.5 mm
867 - 1560 yards (793 - 1426 m)
Finished Bust Circumference: 37 (40, 43, 46, 49, 52, 55, 58, 61, 64)” / 94 (101.5, 109, 117, 124, 132, 139.5, 147.5, 155, 162.5) cm
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Inglenook is a simple vest in garter stitch, highlighted by chunky cables and a high/low hem with side slits. The separate and removable cowl with the same central cable makes this vest versatile and cosy.

SIZES
To Fit Bust Size Up To:
32 (35, 38, 41, 44, 47, 50, 53, 56, 59)“ / 81.5 (89, 96.5, 104, 112, 119.5, 127, 134.5, 142, 150) cm
5 - 6” / 12.5 - 15 cm positive ease recommended.

FINISHED MEASUREMENTS
Finished Bust Circumference:
37 (40, 43, 46, 49, 52, 55, 58, 61, 64)” / 94 (101.5, 109, 117, 124, 132, 139.5, 147.5, 155, 162.5) cm
Size 40” / 101.5 cm modelled with 5”/ 12.5 cm positive ease.
Cowl Height: 7.25” / 18.5 cm
Cowl Width: 27.5” / 70 cm

YARN
Stolen Stitches ‘Nua Worsted’ (60% Merino, 20% Yak, 20% Linen, 109 yds / 100 m per 1.76 oz / 50 g); colour: Cerebellum (9906); Vest: 8 (9, 10, 10, 11, 12, 13, 13, 14, 15) skeins, Cowl: 2 skeins

Approx. Yarn For Vest: 867 (937, 1008, 1078, 1171, 1243, 1315, 1414, 1487, 1560) yds / 796 (860, 925, 989, 1075, 1140, 1206, 1297, 1364, 1431) m
Approx. Yarn For Cowl: 210 yds / 192 m

NEEDLES & NOTIONS
US size 7 / 4.5 mm needles straight or circ any length (for cowl)
US size 7 / 4.5 mm circ needle, 32”/ 80 cm long (for vest), 16” /40 cm long (for armhole edging)
Always use a needle size that gives you the gauge listed, as every knitter’s gauge is unique.
Removable markers (6), size F (3.5 mm) crochet hook for Provisional Cast-On, waste yarn or spare circular needle, tapestry needle, cable needle (cn).

GAUGE
19 sts and 36 rows/rnds = 4” / 10 cm in Garter stitch, blocked
13 st BCL or BCR cable = 1.75” / 4.5 cm wide, blocked