interstellar by Isabell Kraemer


April 2018
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
24 stitches and 32 rows = 4 inches
in Stockinette stitch
US 4 - 3.5 mm
US 3 - 3.25 mm
1312 - 1804 yards (1200 - 1650 m)
XS (S, M1, M2, L, XL, XXL)
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designed in collaboration with Atelyeah for their first retreat.

update 08/20: Italian version added

interstellar is worked seamlessly from the top down. Knitting starts from a cast-on at the shoulders. Short rows are used to shape the shoulders, then both parts are joined to work the back down to the underarm. Stitches are then picked up at the shoulders to work each front to final neck cast on that closes the neck. The front is then worked down to the underarm. Back and front are joined at the underarm and worked in the round to the colorwork hem. Sleeve stitches are picked up around each armhole and sleeves are worked from the top down in the round to the cuffs. The neck finishing is worked last.

WalkCollection Pure Sock 436 yards (400 m)/100g
3 (3, 3, 4, 4, 4, 4) skeins in MC; shown in Stained Brass
1 skein in CC; shown in Solar System

US 3 (3.25 mm) 24” (60 cm) circular needle and DPNs (or longer circular needle for magic loop) for neck finishing and sleeve ribbing.
US 4 (3.5 mm) 32” (80 cm) circular needle and DPNs (or longer circular needle for magic loop) for body and sleeves.

24 sts x 32 rows = 4” (10 cm) square in Stockinette stitch on larger needle after blocking.
Due to variance between knitters, colorwork should be swatched to determine whether to go up or down a needle size to keep gauge consistent.

XS (S, M1, M2, L, XL, XXL)
finished bust circumference:
40 (43.5, 46.5, 50, 53.5, 56.5, 60)“
100 (108.5, 117, 125, 133.5, 142, 150) cm
Sample is worn with 8.5” (21.5 cm) positive ease at bust

Stitch holders or waste yarn, stitch markers, tapestry needle, blocking tools.