Borke by Verena Cohrs

Borke

Knitting
December 2018
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
16 stitches and 22 rows = 4 inches
in worked in the round in Stockinette Stitch, on larger needle, after blocking
US 8 - 5.0 mm
US 7 - 4.5 mm
853 - 1580 yards (780 - 1445 m)
1 (2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8) [Finished bust circumference 95 (102.5, 112.5, 120, 127.5, 135, 142.5, 150) cm / 37.5 (40.25, 44.25, 47.25, 50.25, 53.25, 56, 59)”, recommended to be worn with 10-20 cm / 4-8” of positive ease]
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PATTERN NOTES

SIZES
1 (2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8) Finished bust circumference 95 (102.5, 112.5, 120, 127.5, 135, 142.5, 150) cm / 37.5 (40.25, 44.25, 47.25, 50.25, 53.25, 56, 59)”, recommended to be worn with 10-20 cm / 4-8” of positive ease

Anna wears a size 1 with 10 cm / 4” of positive ease.

YARN
Sherwood Yarn BFL / Masham (worsted-weight; 75% Bluefaced Leicester, 25% Masham; 160 metres / 175 yards per 100g)

780 (860, 935, 1015, 1090, 1210, 1325, 1445) metres / 853 (941, 1023, 1110, 1191, 1323, 1449, 1580) yards (shown in Lichen)

GAUGE
16 sts x 22 rows = 10 x 10 cm (worked in the round in Stockinette Stitch, on larger needle, after blocking)

NEEDLES
5 mm / US 8 circular needle (or needle size to obtain gauge) with a cable length of at least 80 cm / 32”

4.5 mm / US 7 circular needle (or needle 1 size smaller than main needle) with a cable length of at least 80 cm / 32”

NOTIONS
Blocking tools (optional), cable needle, darning needle, scrap yarn or stitch holder, stitch markers, tape measure

CONTRIBUTORS
Photography: Melinda Dela Costa
Model: Anna Mauz
Sample knitting: Camille Romano
Tech editing: Marina Skua
Clothing: Kings of Indigo