Ballintemple by Carol Feller

Ballintemple

Knitting
October 2019
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
18 stitches and 34 rows = 4 inches
in Garter Stitch
930 - 1588 yards (850 - 1452 m)
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Soft, swingy and elegant you’ll have fun knitting this cardigan!

SIZES
To Fit Bust Size Up To:
30.75 (34.75 38.25, 41.5, 44.5, 48.5, 52.5, 56.5)“ / 78 (88.5, 97, 105.5, 113, 123, 133.5, 143.5) cm
1-3” / 2.5 – 7.5 cm of positive ease recommended.

FINISHED MEASUREMENTS
Finished Bust Circumference:
31.75 (35.75, 39.25, 42.5, 45.5, 49.5, 53.5, 57.5)“ / 80.5 (91, 99.5, 108, 115.5, 125.5, 136, 146) cm buttoned.
Size 35.75” / 91 cm modelled with 1.25” / 3 cm of positive ease.
Length: 17.5 (18.25, 18.75, 19, 19.25, 19.5, 20, 20.75)” / 44.5 (46.5, 47.5, 48.5, 49, 49.5, 51, 52.5) cm

YARN
Stolen Stitches ‘Nua Worsted’ (60% Merino, 20% Yak, 20% Linen; 109 yds / 100 m per 1.76 oz / 50 g); colour: Chalk and Plum (9907); 9 (10, 11, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15) skeins
Approx. Yarn Used: 930 (1031, 1126, 1195, 1265, 1360, 1460, 1588) yds / 854 (945, 1033, 1096, 1161, 1248, 1339, 1457) m

NEEDLES & NOTIONS
2 US size 7 / 4.5 mm circ needle, minimum 40” / 100 cm long
US size 7 / 4.5 mm dpns (if magic loop not used for sleeves)

Always use a needle size that gives you the gauge listed, as every knitter’s gauge is unique.

Stitch markers, stitch holders or waste yarn, tapestry needle, cable needle (cn), 8 safety pins, 8 buttons approx. 0.75” / 20 mm diameter.

GAUGE
18 sts and 34 rows = 4” / 10 cm in Garter Stitch, blocked
20 st Woven Cable = 3.5” / 9 cm wide, blocked