Colfax by Michele Wang

Colfax

Knitting
October 2017
Sport (12 wpi) ?
22 stitches and 28 rows = 4 inches
in Stockinette
US 4 - 3.5 mm
US 6 - 4.0 mm
2040 - 3250 yards (1865 - 2972 m)
36 (40, 44, 48, 52, 56)” / 91.5 (101.5, 111.75, 122, 132, 142) cm
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This cozy cardigan begs to be paired with your favorite loafers or the perfect fall boot. Long and super comfy, Colfax is knit in one of the Plucky Knitter’s signature luxury yarn bases, Spiffy. Knit in pieces and seamed together, this sweater will become a wardrobe staple for fall and beyond.

YARN
Plucky Knitter, Spiffy (60% cashmere, 40% silk; 330 yds / 302 m): Into The Woods, 7 (7, 8, 9, 10, 10) skeins. Approx 2040 (2265, 2515, 2760, 3005, 3250) yds / 1865 (2071, 2300, 2524, 2748, 2972) m of sport weight yarn.

MATERIALS
» US 6 (4.0) mm 24” / 60 cm or 32” / 80 cm circular (circ) needle—or size needed to obtain gauge
» US 4 (3.5 mm) 24” / 61 cm or 32” / 80 cm circ needle
» US 4 (3.5 mm) 60” / 150 cm circ needle
» Stitch markers
» Stitch holder or waste yarn
» Cable needle or spare dpn for double decreases

GAUGE
22 sts and 28 rows = 4” / 10 cm in St st

FINISHED MEASUREMENTS
Cover sample shown in size 44”.
Approx 36 (40, 44, 48, 52, 56)” / 91.5 (101.5, 111.75, 122, 132, 142) at bust. (Bust is given as twice the back measurements; fronts will overlap)

Approx 34.5 (35, 35.5, 36, 36.5, 37)“ full back length.