Aqua Fresco by Laura Zukaite

Aqua Fresco

Knitting
June 2019
Sport (12 wpi) ?
17 stitches and 32 rows = 4 inches
in Fisherman's Rib on largest needle
US 7 - 4.5 mm
US 8 - 5.0 mm
984 - 1640 yards (900 - 1500 m)
42 (45, 47.5, 50, 53, 56, 59)” [106.5 (114, 120.5, 127, 134.5, 142, 150) cm]
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Worthy of Note
Aqua Fresco is worked flat in two pieces from the bottom up. Due to the stretchiness of the knitted fabric, the top will be approximately 3” (7.5 cm) longer when worn. The length measurements in the directions and on the schematic reflect the piece laid flat.

YARN
BC Garn Alba (100% organic cotton; 164 yds/50 gm skein): mint 26, 6 (7, 7, 8, 9, 9, 10) skeins.
GAUGE
17 sts + 32 rows = 4” (10 cm) in fisherman’s rib on larger needles, after blocking.
NEEDLES
1 – 32” (80 cm) US 7 (4.5 mm) circular.
1 – 32” (80 cm) US 8 (5 mm) circular.
Check your gauge and adjust needle size(s) accordingly if necessary.
NOTIONS
Tapestry needle.
SIZE
Finished width at CO edge: 42 (45, 47.5, 50, 53, 56, 59)” 106.5 (114, 120.5, 127, 134.5, 142, 150) cm. Sweater is designed to be worn with 10–12” (25.5–30.5 cm) positive ease. Sample shown meas 42” (106.5 cm) and is modeled on a 30” (76 cm) bust. Please see schematic for more detailed finished measurements.
SKILLS
Knitting, purling, increasing, decreasing.

Images: Jack Deutsch