Marfa by Julee Mackessy

Marfa

Knitting
August 2021
both are used in this pattern
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
28 stitches and 48 rows = 4 inches
in stitch pattern
US 2 - 2.75 mm
US 3 - 3.25 mm
126 - 257 yards (115 - 235 m)
Child (Small Adult, Adult, Large Adult).
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Sizes: 1 (2, 3, 4); Child (Small Adult, Adult, Large Adult).

Finished circumference: 16 (18, 20, 22)”/ 40 (45, 50, 55)cm.

Finished height: 7.25 (8, 8.25, 8.75)”/ 18.5 (20.5, 21, 22)cm (standard fit), or 9.25 (10, 10.25, 10.75)”/ 23.5 (25, 26, 27)cm (slouchy fit).
To be worn with 0 - 2”/ 0 - 5cm of negative ease.
Shown in Size 2 in standard fit and Size 3 in slouchy fit.

Needles: US 3/ 3.25mm or size to obtain gauge, in 16”/ 40cm circulars and DPNs; and US 2.5/ 3mm or 0.25mm smaller than gauge needles, in 16”/ 40cm circulars.

Gauge: 28 sts and 48 rnds = 4”/ 10cm over Slipped Broken Seed Stitch.

Yarn: fingering weight in two colors:
Standard fit: 73 (89, 105, 121) yards/ 67 (82, 96, 111) meters MC; and 53 (66, 78, 90) yards/ 49 (61, 72, 83) meters CC.
Slouchy fit: 90 (110, 130, 150) yards/ 83 (101, 119, 137) meters MC; and 65 (82, 100, 117) yards/ 60 (75, 92, 107) meters CC.

Notions: 1 stitch marker, tapestry needle.

Samples knit in: A Thing for String MCN Fingering (80% superwash Merino, 10% Cashmere, 10% nylon; 435 yards/ 100g) in Amber Waves (MC) and A Thing for String Himalayan Sock (70% superwash Merino, 20% Yak, 10% nylon; 435 yards/ 100g) in Steampunk.

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