Rimy by Joanna Ignatius

Rimy

Knitting
March 2019
DK (11 wpi) ?
18 stitches and 24 rows = 4 inches
in knit flat, in stockinette stitch, on largest needle, after blocking
US 4 - 3.5 mm
US 7 - 4.5 mm
US 8 - 5.0 mm
971 - 1612 yards (888 - 1474 m)
1 (2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8) Finished bust circumference: 88 (96, 104, 112, 120, 128, 136, 144) cm / 34.5 (38, 41, 44, 50, 53.5, 56.5)” - recommended to be worn with 10 cm / 4” of positive ease at the bust.
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This design is one of the 9 modern, minimalist patterns featured in Issue 1 of our new Making Stories Magazine.

With Making Stories Magazine, we strive to feature companies and makers who focus on sustainability, transparency, fairness and equity in their work. We love telling their stories and hope to inspire and enable crafters to make conscious and informed decisions about the materials they use and companies they support.

Issue 1 is available through our webshop in print and digital as well as in a subscription, through our Ravelry store as a digital version and selected stockists.

Sizes

1 (2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8)
Finished bust circumference: 88 (96, 104, 112, 120, 128, 136, 144) cm / 34.5 (38, 41, 44, 50, 53.5, 56.5)” - recommended to be worn with 10 cm / 4” of positive ease at the bust.

Yarn

Garthenor Number 3 (100% Certified Organic British Pure New Shetland Wool; 90 metres / 98 yards per 50 g)

888 (947, 1038, 1115, 1138, 1309, 1387, 1474) metres / 971 (1036, 1135, 1220, 1245, 1432, 1517, 1612) yards

Sample shown is knit in colourway Chalk. Petra wears a size 3 with 9 cm / 3.5” positive ease.

Needles

5 mm / US 8 circular needle with a cable length of at least 80 cm / 32” (or needle size to obtain gauge)
5 mm / US 8 double-pointed needles (or needle size to obtain gauge) for sleeves if not worked with the magic loop technique
4.5 mm / US 7 circular needle with a cable length of at least 60 cm / 24” for neckline
3.5 mm / US 4 circular needle with a cable length of at least 80 cm / 32” for braid

Gauge

18 sts x 24 rows = 10 x 10 cm / 4 x 4” (knit flat, in stockinette stitch, on largest needle, after blocking)

Notions

• Blocking tools (blocking mats, t-pins, blocking wires)
• 3.5 mm / US 00 or smaller crochet hook
• Darning needle
• Removable stitch markers (optional)
• Scrap yarn
• Stitch markers
• Tape measure

Contributors

• Photography, Hair & Make-up: Melinda Dela Costa
• Model: Petra Cohrs
• Tech Editing: Marina Skua
• Test Knitting: Alison, Annika, Caryn, Leigh, Leona