Talmage by Heather Zoppetti

Talmage

by Heather Zoppetti
Knitting
October 2015
DK (11 wpi) ?
28 stitches and 33 rows = 4 inches
in stockinette stitch
US 5 - 3.75 mm
US 4 - 3.5 mm
1370 - 2603 yards (1253 - 2380 m)
30 (35, 40, 45, 50, 55)” (76 [89, 101.5, 114.5, 127, 139.5] cm)
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This pattern is available from interweave.com for $6.50.

Worked in pieces from the bottom up, this sport-inspired raglan is made feminine with an allover cabled lace pattern. The solid plain sleeves are reminiscent of the classic baseball tee. Turned hems and a simple ribbed collar keep things clean and simple.

FINISHED SIZE
Bust Circumference: About 30 (35, 40, 45, 50, 55)” (76 89, 101.5, 114.5, 127, 139.5 cm).
Length: About 251/4 (263/4, 271/2, 273/4, 291/4, 30)” (64 68, 70, 70.5, 74.5, 76 cm).
Sweater shown measures 35” (89 cm).

YARN
DK weight (#3 Light).
Shown here: Classic Elite Yarns Soft Linen (35% wool, 35% linen, 30% alpaca; 137 yd 125 m/50 g): #2225 smokey rose, 10 (11, 13, 15, 17, 19) balls.

NEEDLES
Body and Sleeves—Size U.S. 5 (3.75 mm) 24” (60 cm) circular (cir) and straight.
Collar—Size U.S. 4 (3.5 mm) 16” (40 cm) cir.
Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.

NOTIONS
Markers (m); cable needle (cn); tapestry needle.

GAUGE
28 sts and 33 rows = 4” (10 cm) in St st with larger needles.
29 sts and 33 rows = 4” (10 cm) in Cable and Lace chart with larger needles.