Siobhan Blouse by Wei Wilkins

Siobhan Blouse

Knitting
October 2014
Aran (8 wpi) ?
21 stitches and 30 rows = 4 inches
in St st on larger needles.
US 6 - 4.0 mm
US 5 - 3.75 mm
1090 - 1635 yards (997 - 1495 m)
32 1/2 (35 1/2, 37 1/2, 41, 44)" circumference. Pullover shown measures 37 1/2", modeled with 21/2" of positive ease.
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Designer Wei Wilkins

Finished Size 32 1/2 (35 1/2, 37 1/2, 41, 44)“ circumference. Pullover shown measures 37 1/2”, modeled with 21/2” of positive ease.

Yarn Valley Yarns Amherst (100% merino wool; 109 yd 100 m/1 3/4 oz 50 g): red purple, 10 (11, 12, 13, 15) balls. Yarn distributed by WEBS.

Needles Sizes 6 (4 mm) and 5 (3.75 mm). Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.

Notions Markers (m); 2 cable needles (cn); stitch holders; tapestry needle.

Gauge 21 sts and 30 rows = 4” in rev St st on larger needles.

A Celtic cable medallion boldly adorns this retro-inspired Siobhan Blouse. Puffed sleeve caps, a generous length, ease at the hip above the ribbing, and a cable-edged neckline make for pretty impact in a drapey yarn. Leave out the tassel for a subtler look.