Mog Sweater by Lindsay Inouye

Mog Sweater

Knitting
September 2018
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
24 stitches and 34 rows = 4 inches
in Stockinette stitch
US 3 - 3.25 mm
US 2 - 2.75 mm
975 - 2100 yards (892 - 1920 m)
Chest circumference: 30.5 (33.5, 36.5, 39.5, 42.5) [45, 48.5, 51, 54.5, 57]” / 77.5 (85, 92.5, 100.5, 108) [114.5, 123, 129.5, 138.5, 145] cm
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The Mog Sweater is a textured, fitted pullover knitted in Black Cat Custom Yarn’s Everyday Sock. Sock yarns work best for this sweater to create a nice stretchy fit! The sweater is knit in pieces and seamed and is accented with delicately puffed sleeves and twisted rib cuffs, hem, and collar. The sweater is named after Mog, a black cat who was both snuggly and magical.

Please note: stitch patterns are only charted

Difficulty: intermediate
Skills required: long tail cast on, increasing, decreasing, cable knitting, twisted stitches, picking up stitches, seaming

Materials

Yarn:
Black Cat Custom Yarn Everyday Sock, 80% Superwash Merino / 20% Nylon, 400 yards / 366 meters per 113g / 4 oz skein, shown in “Jigglypuff”
3 (3, 4, 4, 4) 4, 5, 5, 5, 6 skeins

or

Fingering weight yarn
975 (1,070; 1,215; 1,350; 1,500) 1,600; 1,750; 1,900; 2,000; 2,100 yards / 890 (980; 1,110; 1,235; 1,370) 1,465; 1,600; 1,735; 1,830; 1,925 meters

Needles:
US 3 / 3.25 mm 24” / 61 cm circular needles (for knitting at)
US 2 / 2.75 mm 24” / 61 cm circular needles (for knitting at and in the round)
or sizes needed to obtain gauge

Notions:
Stitch markers
Cable needle
Tapestry or yarn needle

Gauge:
Using US 3 / 3.25 mm needles, 24 stitches and 34 rows = 4” / 10 cm in stockinette stitch, blocked

Size Information:

Would you like to see a full schematic before deciding if this design will work for you? Please email me at lindsay@standardknits.com and I would be happy to send it to you!

Chest Circumference (finished measurements)
30.5 (33.5, 36.5, 39.5, 42.5) 45, 48.5, 51, 54.5, 57” / 77.5 (85, 92.5, 100.5, 108) 114.5, 123, 129.5, 138.5, 145 cm

Intended ease: approximately 0 to -3” / 0 to -7.5 cm (negative) ease in chest

Shown in 30.5” / 77.5 cm size with -1.5” / -4 cm (negative) ease