In Between by Sarah Cooke

In Between

October 2017
DK (11 wpi) ?
22 stitches and 28 rows = 4 inches
in Stockinette Stitch using larger needles.
US 4 - 3.5 mm
US 6 - 4.0 mm
1250 - 2000 yards (1143 - 1829 m)
XS(S, M, L, XL)
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Inspired by a favourite old sweater, In Between is worked seamlessly from the bottom up with set in sleeves and gentle waist shaping. The front features a bold cable design while the back and sleeves are kept simple in stockinette stitch. Both written and charted instructions are included for the cable pattern.

XS(S, M, L, XL)

Finished Measurements:
Bust: 30(34, 38, 42, 46) inches / 76(86, 96.5, 107, 117) cm

It is intended to be worn with approx. 0-2 inches / 0-5 cm positive ease. Choose a size up to 2 inches / 5 cm larger than your actual bust measurement. Shown in size S with no ease.

Skills Required:
Knit in the round
Pick up stitches
Short row shaping
Three needle cast off

DK weight yarn 100g/250 yd skein x 5(6, 6, 7, 8) skeins

Needles & Notions:
US 4 (3.5mm) 24” (60cm) circular needle and set of double pointed needles
US 6 (4mm) 24” (60cm) circular needle and set of double pointed needles
Cable needle
Yarn needle
2 stitch markers
4 stitch holders or waste yarn

The body is worked from the bottom up in one piece to the underarms, where it is split into front and back and worked flat to the shoulders. The shoulders are shaped with short rows and then joined using a three needle cast off. Stitches are picked up from the armholes and the sleeves are knit down with short row shaping for the sleeve caps. Finally stitches are picked up to work the neck band.