Graffiti Sweater by Boadicea Binnerts

Graffiti Sweater

Knitting
September 2016
Sport (12 wpi) ?
18 stitches and 28 rows = 4 inches
in stockinette
US 6 - 4.0 mm
1504 - 2187 yards (1375 - 2000 m)
UK Size 8-10[12-14:16-18:20-22], 81-86[91-97:102-107:112-117]cm (32-34[36-38:40-42:44-46]in)
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Monochrome has been a key trend on the catwalk for the past seasons, and this striking graffiti-art inspired sweater is a brilliant example of how well it translates to knitting.

Design elements:
Bottom up knitting
contiguous sleeves and shoulders
a mixture of fair-isle and easy intarsia

Yarn: Rooster Baby Rooster Superwash 100% Merino (approx 125m per 50g)
78:9:9 x 50g balls Cornish (A)
23:3:3 x 50g balls Silver (B)
23:3:4 x 50g balls Liquorice (C)
Note: Yarn amounts given are based on average requirements and are approximate.

Gauge:
18 sts and 28 rows to 10cm over Fair Isle Patt using 4mm needles.

Needles:1 circular 4mm needle
Notions: Stitch holders
4 Stitch markers (blue)
1 Stitch marker (red)
Row counter

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