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Svalbard

Knitting
November 2013
Worsted / 10 ply (9 wpi) ?
20 stitches and 29 rows = 4 inches in Cartridge Rib with Size A needle(s), after blocking
US 7 - 4.5 mm
US 6 - 4.0 mm
1095 - 1990 yards (1001 - 1820 m)
38½ (42½, 45¾, 46½, 49¾, 53¾, 57)" circumference at bust (including bands, with Fronts open)
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Additional information has been included in the pattern with regards to the underarm shaping; no additional charts are necessary. For close-up details of this shaping, please see photos of the underarm here.

MATERIALS
1095 (1220, 1350, 1435, 1630, 1830, 1990) yards of worsted weight wool yarn
8 (9, 10, 11, 12, 14, 15) skeins of Brooklyn Tweed Shelter (100% American Targhee-Columbia wool; 140 yards/50g)
Photographed in color Stormcloud

GAUGE
20 stitches & 29 rows/rounds = 4” in Cartridge Rib with Size A needle(s), after blocking

NEEDLES
Size A (for Main Fabric):
One 40” circular needle and one set of double-pointed needles (DPNs) in size needed to obtain gauge listed
Suggested Size: 4½ mm (US 7)

Size B (for Ribbing):
One 40” circular needle and one set of DPNs, one size smaller than Size A
Suggested Size: 4 mm (US 6)

40” circular needle can be used instead of DPNs if using the Magic Loop method for working small circumferences in the round (i.e. Sleeves)

FINISHED DIMENSIONS
38½ (42½, 45¾, 46½, 49¾, 53¾, 57)” circumference at bust (including bands, with Fronts open)
To fit approximate bust sizes: 30-32 (34-36, 36-38, 38-40, 42-44, 46-48, 50-52)”
Note: This is a loose-fitting garment with substantial drape in the front; the actual finished bust measurement will vary with how the garment is worn and at what angle it drapes from the wearer’s shoulders. Consult the schematic for other measurements.
Intended Ease: + 4-10”
Sample shown is 38½” with + 4½” ease on model

SKILL LEVEL
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