Saga

Knitting
August 2021
yarn held together
Lace
+ Lace
= DK (11 wpi) ?
22 stitches and 34 rows = 4 inches
in Stockinett
US 6 - 4.0 mm
To fit bust size 32 (34, 36, 38, 40, 42) (46, 50, 54, 58, 62)"
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Easy elegance with lux fabric and impeccable drape - the perfect sophisticated topper.
An elevated take on a classic raglan with just the right amount of ease, for daytime and evening alike.

NOTES
SAGA is knit in Stockinette Stitch from the top down
with raglan shaping. Sleeves are knit straight without
shaping.

FINISHED DIMENSIONS
40 (42.25, 44, 46.25, 48, 50.25)(54.25, 58.25, 62.25,
66.25, 70.25)“ finished bust circumference
19.25 (19.75, 20.25, 20.25, 20.5, 21.25)(21.75, 22.75,
23.5, 23.75, 24.5)” back length
Shown with +8–8.25” ease

SKILL LEVEL
Intermediate

MATERIALS
Shibui Knits Tweed Silk Cloud
65% Silk
35% Mohair
190 yds / 25 g
6 (6, 7, 7, 7, 8)(9, 9, 10, 11, 12) skeins
Shibui Knits Lunar
60% Extra Fine Merino
40% Mulberry Silk
401 yds / 50 g
3 (3, 4, 4, 4, 4)(5, 5, 5, 6, 6 ) skeins
Shown in Noire

OR

Shibui Knits Nest
75% Highland Wool
25% Alpaca
175 yds / 50 g
6 (7, 7, 7, 8, 8)(9, 10, 11, 11, 12) skeins Color A
1 (1, 1, 1, 1, 1)(1, 2, 2, 2, 2) skeins Color B
Shown in Tar (A) and Paprika (B)

NEW YARN Suggestions:

Pascuali Manada+Puno or Manada+Merino Baby or Manada held double, see below yarn requirements.

Or approx. 1100 (1170, 1245, 1300, 1355, 1445)
(1565, 1740, 1900, 2035, 2210) yds of DK-weight yarn.

GAUGE
22 sts & 34 rows = 4” in Stockinette Stitch with one
strand of Lunar held together with one strand of Tweed Silk
Cloud on size 6 needles or size needed to obtain gauge

TOOLS
US 4 (3.5 mm) 16” circular needles
US 6 (4 mm) 16” and 24” or 36” circular needles
Stitch Markers
Waste Yarn or Stitch Holders
Tapestry Needle