Karakum by Rachel Brockman

Karakum

Knitting
June 2018
DK (11 wpi) ?
18 stitches and 24 rows = 4 inches
in Fleck Stitch
US 7 - 4.5 mm
2096 - 2882 yards (1917 - 2635 m)
Extra Small/Small/Medium (Large/1X/2X, 3X/4X)
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PATTERN NOTES
Making Karakum is like going on a knitting adventure. And at the end of your journey, you get the most wonderful treat – your new favorite garment! Extra special details include striped seed stitch, contrasting lace, and adorable short little fringe. This oversized cardigan is knit from the bottom up in pieces and seamed, giving important stability to the piece. The only shaping occurs at the front neck opening, allowing you to focus on stitches. Most of this piece is worked in a very subtly textured stitch pattern. So, once you get past the more intricate part at the lower edging, this makes excellent TV or conversational knitting.

There are options for Larger and Smaller sleeves for all sizes. The model wears size Extra Small/Small/Medium with Larger Sleeves.

SIZES
Extra Small/Small/Medium (Large/1X/2X, 3X/4X)

FINISHED MEASUREMENTS
Width: 26½ (31¼, 35¾)”
Length: 27 (28½, 30)”
Modeled in Extra Small/Small/Medium size with 21” positive ease.

MATERIALS
Fibra Natura Unity (36% wool, 28% cotton, 18% linen, 18% bamboo; 100g/262 yds)
• 105 Wolf (MC) – 6 (7, 9) skeins
• 102 Adobe (CC1) – 1 skein, all sizes
• 101 Rose Villa (CC2) – 1 skein, all sizes
Needles: US Size 7 (4.5 mm) 32” circular (to accommodate larger
number of sts) or size needed to obtain gauge
Notions: Stitch markers, tapestry needle, stitch holder or waste yarn

GAUGE
18 sts x 24 rows = 4” in Fleck Stitch
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