Earthen by Amy Christoffers

Earthen

Knitting
May 2019
DK (11 wpi) ?
22 stitches and 28 rows = 4 inches
in Reverse St st
US 6 - 4.0 mm
US 5 - 3.75 mm
1094 - 1914 yards (1000 - 1750 m)
1 (2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9)
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Errata available: pompommag.com

Sizes: 1 (2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9)

Finished bust circumference: 94 (101.5, 109, 116, 124, 131, 138.5, 146, 153)cm / 37 (40, 43, 46, 49, 51½, 54½, 57½, 60¼)”– to be worn with up to 10cm / 4” positive ease.
Model has 104cm / 41” bust, stands 162.5cm / 5’4” tall and is wearing a size 4.

Yarn: The Farmers Daughter Fibers Juicy DK (DK weight; 100% superwash Merino wool; 250m / 274yds per 100g skein)
Shade: Willow Creek; 4 (4, 5, 5, 5, 6, 6, 7, 7) skeins

Gauge: 22 sts & 28 rows = 10cm / 4” over Reverse St st on 4mm needles after blocking.

Needles: 4mm / US 6 circular needle, 80cm /
32” length AND needles suitable for working small circumferences in the round.
3.75mm / US 5 circular needle, 80cm / 32” length AND needles suitable for working small circumferences in the round
Always use a needle size that will result in the correct gauge after blocking.

Notions: 10 stitch markers (2 unique for side markers), locking stitch marker, stitch holders or scrap yarn, five 2cm / ¾” buttons, tapestry needle.

Notes: Earthen is worked from the bottom up in one piece to the underarm. Fronts and back are divided and worked separately to the shoulder. The shoulders are shaped with short rows. The sleeves are worked in the round from the cuff to the underarm and sewn into the armholes.