Procida by The Blue Mouse

Procida

Knitting
November 2018
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
21 stitches and 36 rows = 4 inches
in Stockinette
US 3 - 3.25 mm
1400 - 2330 yards (1280 - 2131 m)
Finished Bust Measurements: 34 (36, 38, 40, 42, 44) [46, 48, 50, 54] {58, 62, 66, 70} inches, {86.5 (91.5, 96.5, 101.5, 106.5, 112) [117, 122, 127, 137] {147.5, 157.5, 167.5, 178} cm}
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Procida is an island in Italy (pronounced like Pro-cheetah). This sweater is worked flat for the body using basic intarsia and cabling. Then the body is seamed together and the neckline is picked up and knit in the round. Finally, the sleeves are picked up and worked in the round.

MATERIALS
YARN - fingering weight yarn approx. yardage

CA: 285 (290, 300, 310, 310, 315) 325, 335, 345, 345 {350, 350, 360, 375} yards, {260 (265, 275, 285, 285, 290) 300, 305, 315, 315 {320, 320, 330, 345} meters}

CB: 350 (350, 365, 375, 375, 410) 420, 420, 465, 445 {445, 445, 555, 555} yards, {320 (320, 335, 345, 345, 375) 385, 385, 424, 405 {405, 405, 505, 505} meters}

CC: 515 (545, 610, 665, 700, 715) 750, 805, 820, 920 {1005, 1120, 1120, 1220} yards, {470 (500, 560, 610, 640, 655) 685, 735, 750, 840 {920, 1025, 1025, 1115} meters}

CD: 250 (250, 250, 235, 235, 235) 245, 230, 255, 225 {205, 185, 185, 180} yards, {230 (230, 230, 215, 215, 215) 225, 210, 235, 205 {185, 170, 170, 165} meters}
Yardage may vary if your gauge/yarn is different

Sample uses: Kokon Fingering Weight Merino in the colors: ‘Fog’, ‘Steppe’, ‘Dusk’, & ‘Rock’

NEEDLES
US 3 (3.25 mm) circulars 24” for body, and 12” or 24” (magic loop) or DPNs for sleeves

And a needle 2 sizes smaller than gauge needle for neckline
Or size needed to match gauge

OTHER MATERIALS
Yarn Needle, 3rd Needle of similar size for 3NBO, Cable Needle, Stitch Markers

GAUGE
Blocked stockinette flat & in the round
21 sts/36 rows = 4” (10 cm)

SIZING
All sizes rounded to the nearest 0.25”/ 0.5 cm
I recommend choosing a finished bust measurement that is approximately 2 - 6” (5 - 15 cm) larger than your actual bust measurement. Sample is 40” bust with 4” of positive ease.

FINISHED BUST MEASUREMENTS
34 (36, 38, 40, 42, 44) 46, 48, 50, 54 {58, 62, 66, 70} inches, {86.5 (91.5, 96.5, 101.5, 106.5, 112) 117, 122, 127, 137 {147.5, 157.5, 167.5, 178} cm}

TOTAL LENGTH
22 (22, 22.5, 22.5, 22.5, 22.5) 22.5, 22.5, 22.5, 23 {23, 23.5, 23.5, 23.5}” {56 (56, 57, 57, 57, 57) 57, 57, 57, 58.5 {58.5, 60, 60, 60} cm}