Stillhet Cape by Lindsey Stephens

Stillhet Cape

December 2014
Sport (12 wpi) ?
16 stitches and 8 rows = 4 inches
in double crochet (US)
5.0 mm (H)
980 - 1935 yards (896 - 1769 m)
small - 4x
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Stillhet (noun; from the Swedish): 1) tranquility, 2) calmness
This double-breasted cape features a warm center panel of double crochet perfect for featuring a set of stunning buttons, while the back and sides show off a pretty, lacy pattern. Stillhet Cape is designed to hit at just the right length to provide a layer of warmth while also maintaining a high level of movement. Crocheted from the top down, the garment’s generous size range and flattering shape means it will look gorgeous on just about everyone.

Pattern uses US crochet terminology.

Skill Level

Pattern is written for size Small, with changes for (Medium, Large, X-Large, 2X, 3X, 4X) in parentheses.

Finished Measurements
47.5 (52.25, 57.75, 62.75, 68, 76, 84.25) inches around at fullest point when buttoned and 15.75 (15.75, 15.75, 17, 17, 17, 18) inches long

980 (1100, 1215, 1295, 1515, 1670, 1935) yards sport weight yarn

Sample size Medium made in Mrs. Crosby Hatbox 75% superwash merino wool, 15% silk, 10% cashmere (3.5 oz 100 g, 317 yd 290 m) per skein: 4 skeins Peacock

H/8 (5mm) crochet hook or size needed to obtain gauge

Ten (Ten, Ten, Twelve, Twelve, Twelve, Fourteen) .75 inch buttons

4 stitch markers

Yarn needle