KARU by Regina Moessmer

KARU

Knitting
March 2019
Aran (8 wpi) ?
18 stitches and 25 rows = 4 inches
in stockinette stitch
US 8 - 5.0 mm
US 7 - 4.5 mm
1137 - 1619 yards (1040 - 1480 m)
XS, S, M, L, XL, XXL
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KARU is started at the shoulders. First the shoulder are shaped by short rows, then the back is knitted top down until end of armhole
Stitches are picked up to work the back side of the collar. Fronts are joined and stitches for the front bands are picked up from the collar.
When the fronts are done until armhole, all parts are joined and worked in full rows.

MATERIAL

The shown sample is worked witH ERIKA KNIGHT WILD WOOL.
1 button.

GAUGE

18 sts x 25 rows for 4 x 4 inch / 10 x 10 cm in stockinette stitch, gauge washed and blocked.

NEEDLES

Circular needles and dpns (or magic loop) US8 (5.0 mm) and US7 (4,5 mm), or needle size required to obtain gauge.

YARDAGE

XS 1040 m / 1140 yds
S 1100 m / 1200 yds
M 1220 m / 1340 yds
L 1280 m / 1400 yds
XL 1360 m / 1480 yds
XXL 1480 m / 1620 yds

TOOLS

Stitch holder or waste yarn, tapestry needle, stitch markers, split ring markers, blocking tools.

REQUIREMENTS

Slanted increases M1L / M1R, decreases ssk / k2tog, working a vertical buttonhole.