Night Bloom by This.Bird.Knits

Night Bloom

Knitting
July 2019
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
24 stitches and 34 rows = 4 inches
in stockinette stitch with larger needles
US 4 - 3.5 mm
US 5 - 3.75 mm
930 - 1770 yards (850 - 1618 m)
Sizes 1* (2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8) XXS (XS, S, M, L, XL, 2X, 3X)
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This feminine top down yoke sweater features three colors, and is a perfect opportunity to dip your needles into three color stranded color work.

Yarn
Red Sock Blue Yarn Co. Singleton, Fingering weight yarn 480 yards/115g, approximately:
MC= Shown Silver Tips approx. 820 920 (1020, 1080, 1260) (1320, 1380, 1480) yards /750 840 (935, 990, 1150)(1210, 1260, 1355) m
2 3 (3, 3, 3) (3, 4, 4) skeins.
CC 1= Soot 75 80 (90, 100, 120) (130, 150 170) yards/68 73 (82, 91, 110)(120, 137, 155) m
< 1 1 (1, 1, 1) (1, 1, 1) skein.
CC 2= Josephina 35 40 (50, 60, 70) (90, 110, 120) yards/32 36 (45, 55, 65)(82, 100, 110) m
< 1 1 (1, 1, 1) (1, 1, 1) skein.

Materials
US Size 4 (3.5 mm) circular needles, 8” cord or DPN’s
US Size 5 (3.75 mm ) circular needles, minimum 30” cord.
Note on cord length, for the yoke and body section, especially the larger sizes, you may want a longer cord.
For the sleeves, a shorter cord, DPN’s or Magic Loop method may be used.

Finished Measurements
Sizes 1* (2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8) XXS (XS, S, M, L, XL, 2X, 3X)
Body Circumference: 40 (42.6, 46, 49, 52.3, 60, 63.3, 67.6)” / 100 (106.5, 115, 122.5, 131, 150, 158.5, 169) cm
Yoke Depth: 7.25 (7.5, 8, 8.25, 9, 9.5, 10, 10)”
Height to Underarm: 13 (13, 13, 13, 13.5, 13.5, 13.5, 13.5)”
Sleeve Circumference: 12 (12, 13.3, 14.6, 16, 17.3, 18.6, 19)”
Height From Center Back Neck: 20.25 (20.5, 21, 21.25, 22.5, 23, 23.5, 23.5)”

This design is meant to be worn with 6-12”/ 15-30 cm positive ease, to choose the size for the intended fit, pick your size based on the finished measurements.