Luwan by Carol Feller
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Luwan

Knitting
October 2016
DK (11 wpi) ?
18 stitches and 32 rows = 4 inches
in pattern
US 7 - 4.5 mm
1050 - 1811 yards (960 - 1656 m)
Bust Circumference: 33 (36.5, 39, 41.75, 45.25, 48, 50.75, 54.25, 57)” / 84 (92.5 99, 106, 115, 122, 129, 138, 145) cm
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Textured stitches and a wonderful wool/silk singles yarn create a wonderful winter sweater! Worked from the top down this sweater combines garter stitch and a textured dot stitch to lovely effect. Short rows at the back of the sweater create both a wonderful pattern and flattering shape. Sleeves are worked from the top down also with short rows.

SIZE
To Fit Actual Bust Circumference up to
: 32 (35.5, 38, 40.75, 44.25, 47, 49.75, 53.25, 56)” / 81.5 (90, 96.5, 103.5, 112.5, 119.5, 126.5, 135.5, 142) cm.
1-3” / 2.5-7.5 cm positive ease recommended.

FINISHED MEASUREMENTS
Bust Circumference:
33 (36.5, 39, 41.75, 45.25, 48, 50.75, 54.25, 57)” / 84 (92.5 99, 106, 115, 122, 129, 138, 145) cm
Size 36.5” / 92.5 cm modelled with 1.5”/ 4 cm positive ease.
Length at Front: 22 (22.5, 23, 23.25, 23.75, 24, 24.25, 24.5, 24.75)” / 56 (57, 58.5, 59, 60.5, 61, 61.5, 62, 63) cm

MATERIALS
Yarn

Blue Moon Fiber Arts ‘Single Silky Targhee’ (70% Targhee Wool, 30% Unbleached Tussah Silk; 696 yds / 636 m per 9.50 oz / 265 g skeins); 2 (2, 2, 2, 2, 3, 3, 3, 3) skein, Colour; Deep Unrelenting Gray
Approximate Yardage: 1050 (1144, 1240, 1308, 1413, 1507, 1611, 1726, 1811) yds / 960 (1046, 1134, 1195, 1291, 1377, 1472, 1577, 1655) m

Needles & Notions
US size 7 / 4.5 mm circular needles, 32”/ 80 cm long (or longer for larger sizes)
US size 7 / 4.5 mm dpns if magic loop not used for sleeves
Always use a needle size that gives you the gauge listed, as every knitter’s gauge is unique.
Tapestry needle, stitch markers, waste yarn or spare needle.

GAUGE
18 sts and 32 rows = 4” / 10 cm Dot Stitch and Dot Ridge Stitch
18 sts and 40 rows = 4” / 10 cm in Garter Stitch

Techniques Described
Cable Cast-on, German Short Row, I-Cord Bind-Off. All stitch patterns are given in written format only.