Keswick by Kate Gagnon Osborn

Keswick

by Kate Gagnon Osborn
Knitting
August 2015
Aran (8 wpi) ?
20 stitches and 26 rows = 4 inches
in moss stitch
US 5 - 3.75 mm
US 6 - 4.0 mm
1190 - 1904 yards (1088 - 1741 m)
34 (38, 42, 45, 49, 53)” [86.25 (96.5, 106.75, 114.24, 124.5, 134.75) cm] finished bust.
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The body and sleeves of Keswick are worked flat in pieces. After blocking, the sweater is seamed, and stitches are picked up for the button band to be worked back and forth.

Specifications
YARN

1100 (1200, 1400, 1500, 1700, 1900) yards worsted weight wool or wool blend yarn.
Suggestions:
Kelbourne Woolens Germantown
Quince and Co. Lark
Woolfolk Far
GAUGE
20 sts + 26 rows = 4” (10 cm) in moss stitch on larger needles, after blocking.
NEEDLES
1 – 24” (60 cm) and 40 or 60” (100 or 150 cm) US 5 (3.75 mm) circular.
1 – set US 5 (3.75 mm) DPNs.
1 – 24” (60 cm) US 6 (4 mm) circular.
1 – set US 6 (4 mm) DPNs
NOTIONS
Tapestry needle, stitch marker, waste yarn or stitch holders, 2 cable needles.
SIZE
34 (38, 42, 45, 49, 53)” 86.25 (96.5, 106.75, 114.24, 124.5, 134.75) cm finished bust. Please see schematic for detailed measurements.
SKILLS
Working cables from charts, seaming.