Tortola KAL by Patty Lyons
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Tortola KAL

Knitting
January 2017
DK (11 wpi) ?
26 stitches and 38 rows = 4 inches
in stockinette
US 5 - 3.75 mm
US 6 - 4.0 mm
765 - 1377 yards (700 - 1259 m)
Woman’s S (M, L, XL, 2XL, 3XL, 4XL)
This pattern is available for $8.00 USD buy it now

Welcome to Tortola KAL sweater class - Registration begins & Pattern goes onsale Jan 23rd

Use promo code: TOR17 to get 10% off your pattern / sweater class during the pre registration period from 1/23 - 2/19

This top comes in a
- tank top version
- a top down short row sleeve cap

The top comes in two yarn options

  • Lana Grossa 365 Cashmere
  • Lana Grossa 365 Cotone

The KAL sweater class pattern includes over 25 video links with over
3 HOURS OF TEACHING!! The video links will never expire.

KAL Sweater class version includes:

1) Video tutorials: over 2 1/2 hours of Video instruction on everything from gauge swatch to finishing.
2) Knitting how to documents
3) Sweater modification notes making ANY sleeve length

Techniques taught in this pattern include:

  • Lateral Braid
  • Short row shirt tail & reverse shirt tail
  • Working lace from a chart
  • Improved ways to work lace stitches
  • Shaping in lace
  • icord bind off
  • Top down short row sleeve cap AND MORE

Jan 23rd the KAL registration opens

When pattern goes on sale, you will receive your pattern introduction and first THREE video tutorials as soon as you register. Start swatching so you are ready to cast on in Feb!

Feb 20 - Clue #1
March 6 - Clue #2
March 13 - Clue #3
March 20 - Clue #4
April 3 - Clue #5
April 10 - Clue #6
April 24 - Post finished project photos, raffle drawing for grand prize

Order all your KAL supplies and get over 15% off on yarn from Fiber Wild

Make sure to join my Ravelry group to work along with other knitters. You can read all the message threads there. There’s also the amazing power of a group of knitters working together on the same pattern!

SIZE

Finished Measurements (for all sizes)

Chest: 33 (35, 39 ½, 43, 46, 50, 54)“ / 42 (44, 50, 55, 58, 64, 69)cm

Front Length: 23 (23 ¼, 23 ¾, 24 ¼, 24 ¾, 25 ¼, 25 ½)” / 58 (59, 60, 62, 63, 64, 65)cm from lowest edge of short row hem.

Shown in size 33”/42cm

MATERIALS

Yarn
Lana Grossa 365 Cashmere (DK weight; 77% Cotton, 15% Cashmere, 8% Polyamid; 175 m/50g per ball): Tank Version: 5 (5, 6, 6, 7, 7, 8) balls; Cap Sleeve Version 5 (6, 6, 7, 7, 8, 9), color 016
Size 6 (4.0mm) 24” circular needle or needle to achieve gauge.
Size 6 (4.0mm) 16” circular needle.
or
Lana Grossa 365 Cotone (DK weight; 88 % Cotton, 12 % Polyamide; 140 m/50g per ball)
Tank Version: 6 (6, 7, 8, 8, 9, 9) balls; Cap Sleeve Version 7 (7, 8, 9, 9, 10, 11), color 008

Needles
Size 5 (3.75mm) 24” circular needle or needle to achieve gauge.
Size 5 (3.75mm) 16” circular needle
2 stitch markers (A – lace marker)
2 different color markers (B – shaping & short row)