Tweed Cape by Anna Wilkinson

Tweed Cape

Knitting
September 2012
Sport (12 wpi) ?
28 stitches and 62 rows = 4 inches
in slip stitch pattern
US 3 - 3.25 mm
1834 - 2536 yards (1677 - 2319 m)
S/M to fit bust sizes 32-36" (81-91cm) and M/L to fit bust sizes 38-40" (97-102cm)
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Finished dimensions:

S/M to fit bust sizes 32-36” (81-91cm):

Lower edge: 62” or 157 cm
Length: 18” or 45.5 cm

M/L to fit bust sizes 38-40” (97-102cm):

Lower edge: 69” or 174 cm
Length: 19.3” or 49 cm (note: pattern states 18”)

Yarn Requirements:

Colour A: 7(9) x 50g hanks double-knitting weight wool yarn, such as Blue Sky Alpaca Melange, in mustard (Dijon) - 770-990 yards or 700-900 meters

Colour B: 4(6) x 100g hanks double-knitting weight mohair yarn, such as Blueberry Angoras Pure Kid Mohair DK, in teal (Teal) - 964-1446 yards or 880-1320 meters

Optional Colour C: 1(1) x 100g hank double-knitting weight wool, such as Blue Sky Alpacas Sport Weight, in bright pink (Hibiscus) - 110 yards or 100 meters

Please note that the yard/meter estimates above include a hank for optional Colour C embroidery.

Additional Materials:

1 large button
2 or 3 stitch holders