Highlander by Verena Cohrs

Highlander

Knitting
November 2018
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
20 stitches and 28 rows = 4 inches
in worked in the round in Stockinette Stitch, on larger needle, after blocking
US 6 - 4.0 mm
US 5 - 3.75 mm
913 - 1690 yards (835 - 1545 m)
1 (2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8) [Finished bust circumference: 83 (90, 101, 106, 113, 122, 133, 139) cm / 32.75 (35.5, 39.75, 41.75, 44.5, 48, 52.25, 54.75)”, recommended to be worn with 0-10 cm / 0-4” of positive ease]
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PATTERN NOTES

SIZES
1 (2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8) Finished bust circumference: 83 (90, 101, 106, 113, 122, 133, 139) cm / 32.75 (35.5, 39.75, 41.75, 44.5, 48, 52.25, 54.75)”, recommended to be worn with up to 10 cm / up to 4” of positive ease

Reina wears a size 4 (version with hip and waist shaping) with 4.5 cm / 1.75” of positive ease.

YARN
Knitting for Olive Heavy Merino (DK-weight; 100% wool; 225 metres / 246 yards per 100 g)

MC (shown in Lys Cognac): 595 (655, 715, 770, 835, 925, 1015, 1100) metres / 651 (716, 782, 842, 913, 1012, 1110, 1203) yards
CC1 (shown in Råhvid): 130 (145, 155, 170, 180, 200, 220, 240) metres / 142 (159, 170, 186, 197, 219, 241, 262) yards
CC2 (shown in Kul): 110 (120, 130, 145, 155, 170, 185, 205) metres / 120 (131, 142, 159, 170, 186, 202, 224) yards

Yarn amounts are given for the version with waist and hip shaping.

GAUGE
20 sts x 28 rounds = 10 x 10 cm (worked in the round in Stockinette Stitch, on larger needle, after blocking)

NEEDLES
4 mm / US 6 circular needle (or needle size to obtain gauge) with a cable length of at least 80 cm / 32”

3.75 mm / US 5 circular needle (or needle 1 size smaller than main needle)

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

CONTRIBUTORS
Photography: Ricarda Schüller
Model: Reina-Maria Nerlich
Sample knitting: Morag Duller
Tech editing: Marina Skua