It’s all in the details -- and the diamond cable stitch surrounded by garter make the collar stand out in the crowd. Designed to show the cable when the collar is folded back and at the same time show the cable detail around the body. These are the details that set apart this must-knit-now layering piece.
Sizes: S (M, L, XL, 2X, 3X) Sample size small
Bust: 36(40, 44, 48, 52, 56)”
Length: 25 (25¾, 26¼, 27, 27½, 28½)” including bottom band, not including collar
Yarn: Bijou Basin Ranch “Himalayan Trail”, 75% pure yak, 25% merino, 200 yds (182 m), 2 oz (56 g): 3 (3, 4, 4, 5, 5) in cream
Needles: Size US 6 (4mm) 36” circular needle or size to obtain gauge
Notions: Cable needle, removable stitch marker, tapestry needle
17 sts and 28 rows = 4” (10 cm) in Stockinette st blocked gauge! The gauge measurement difference from the unblocked to blocked is large. If you get gauge unblocked you will run out of yarn!
Errata: in the written instructions for the cable pattern it should read Row 6: k3, p2, k1, p3, k3