Paris by Kate Bostwick

Paris

Knitting
May 2018
DK (11 wpi) ?
21 stitches and 40 rows = 4 inches
in waffle stitch pattern, blocked
US 6 - 4.0 mm
US 5 - 3.75 mm
310 - 1250 yards (283 - 1143 m)
3 mos (6 mos, 12 mos, 18 mos){2 yrs, 3 yrs, 4 yrs, 6 yrs, 8 yrs }[10 yrs, 12 yrs, 14 yrs, 16 yrs] Finished chest circumferences of 18.75 (20.25, 21, 22.5){24.75, 26.25, 27, 29.25, 31.5}[33.25, 35.5, 37.75, 38.5]”/ 46.5 (50.5, 52.5, 56){62, 65.5, 67.5, 73.
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Errata available: cowtownknits.com

This pattern is from Travel Knits for the Family, Volume 1 - Into the Cold. For more information on the book click here. For travel stories and inspiration for the patterns, check out cowtownknits.com.


Please Note: there was a mistake in the calculations which has lead to a number of the instructions needing adjustment. Follow the link to the errata above for details. The ebook has been updated with the corrected instructions.

Paris is a top-down raglan with a simple, all-over stitch pattern. Make it a pullover or a cardigan to suit your preferences.

Sizes
3 mos (6 mos, 12 mos, 18 mos){2 yrs, 3 yrs, 4 yrs, 6 yrs, 8 yrs }10 yrs, 12 yrs, 14 yrs, 16 yrs Finished chest circumferences of 18.75 (20.25, 21, 22.5){24.75, 26.25, 27, 29.25, 31.5}33.25, 35.5, 37.75, 38.5”/ 46.5 (50.5, 52.5, 56){62, 65.5, 67.5, 73.5, 79}83, 88.5, 94.5, 96 cm.
Designed to fit with approximately 20% positive ease around the chest.

Materials
Suggested Yarn
Brooklyn Tweed Arbor; 100% Wool; 145 yds 133 m / 1.76 oz 50 g
310 (370, 425, 480){540, 590, 660, 760, 895}1055, 1195, 1315, 1370 yds / 285 (340, 390, 440){495, 540, 605, 695, 820}965, 1090, 1200, 1250 m of MC
Less than 1 skein each of 2 CC’s.

  • Girl’s Cardigan: Knit in size 6 years using Thaw (MC), Tincture and Rainier (CCs).
  • Boy’s Pullover: Knit in size 8 years using Driftwood (MC), Tincture and Rainier (CCs).

Needles
Needle A (for yoke, body, and sleeves): US #6/4 mm – or size needed to obtain gauge as listed - 24”/60 cm circular and DPNs
Needle B (for edgings): US #5/3.75 mm - or one size smaller than that used to obtain gauge – 24”/60 cm circular and DPNs.

Notions
½”/13 mm buttons, tapestry needle, scrap yarn, stitch markers.

Gauge
21 sts and 40 rows in 4”/10 cm in Waffle Stitch pattern with Needle A, blocked.