Pitanga by Emma Welford

Pitanga

Knitting
January 2016
DK (11 wpi) ?
23 stitches and 34 rows = 4 inches
in Stockinette Stitch
US 5 - 3.75 mm
750 - 1500 yards (686 - 1372 m)
Finished Bust Circumference: 27 (32½, 37, 42, 46½, 52, 56½)”
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SIZES
Finished Bust Circumference: 27 (32½, 37, 42, 46½, 52,
56½)”
Designed to be worn with negative ease as the fronts
are not intended to close.
Length: 24¼ (24¾, 25¼, 26¼, 26¾, 27¼, 27¾)”

MATERIALS
Manos del Uruguay SILK BLEND (70% extrafine merino,
30% silk; approx. 50g/150 yds), 5 (6, 7, 8, 8, 9, 10) skeins
Shown in 3211 Cactus Flower
US 5/3.75mm ndls: 16” circular, 24” circular and set of 2
double-pointed, or size needed to obtain gauge
stitch markers
cable needle
tapestry needle

GAUGE
23 sts and 34 rows = 4” in Stockinette stitch. 16 sts =
1¾” in Staghorn Cable Panel

NOTE
Circular needle is used to accommodate large number
of sts. Do not join; work back and for th in rows.