Safe Haven by Melissa Kemmerer

Safe Haven

September 2018
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
22 stitches and 34 rows = 4 inches
in stockinette stitch
US 3 - 3.25 mm
US 4 - 3.5 mm
600 - 1300 yards (549 - 1189 m)
XS (S, M, L, XL, 2XL, 3XL)
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“Far away there in the sunshine are my highest aspirations.
I may not reach them, but I can look up and see their beauty, believe in them, and try to follow where they lead.”

-Louisa May Alcott

This pattern can be found in issue one of Nomadic Knits, which is available to purchase in print through our website, select local yarn shops, or as a digital download through Ravelry (click the e-book link above).

Safe Haven is knit bottom-up, in the round to the underarms, where it is split to work back and forth with an adjustable-depth V-neck. Emma’s Yarn Super Silky gives it a lovely drape, and it feels refreshingly cool against the skin all day.

Sizes: XS (S, M, L, XL, 2XL, 3XL)

Finished Measurements: Bust: 33.75 (37.5, 41.75, 45.5, 49.75, 53.5, 57.75)”/ 84.5 (93.5, 104.5, 113.5, 124.5, 133.5, 144.5)cm; designed to be worn with 1-2”/2.5-5cm of positive ease.

Yarn: Emma’s Yarn Super Silky (fingering; 80% Merino, 20% Silk; 400 yards/366 meters per 100g); 600 (675, 775, 890, 1000, 1150, 1300)yards/ 550 (617, 709, 814, 914, 1051, 1189) meters.

Gauge: 22 sts and 34 rounds = 4”/10cm in Stockinette stitch.

Needles: US 4/3.5mm or size to obtain gauge – 24”/60cm circular and 1 spare (DPN or any size circular); US 3/3.25mm or 1 size smaller than gauge needle; - 24”/60cm circular.

Notions: 4 stitch markers, tapestry needle.

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