Spraoi by Carol Feller

Spraoi

Knitting
April 2019
Sport (12 wpi) ?
19 stitches and 30 rows = 4 inches
in Lace Pattern
US 5 - 3.75 mm
855 - 1404 yards (782 - 1284 m)
To Fit Actual Bust Circumference up to: 32.5 (35, 37.5, 42.75, 45.25, 47.75, 50.25, 55.25)” / 82.5 (89, 95.5, 108.5, 115, 121.5, 127.5, 140.5) cm
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Yarn kit is available here. Note: When you purchase you will initially just receive an information pdf for swatching and sizing. Each new section of the pattern will be released as a ‘clue’ on the schedule below.

KAL Timing
Clue 1: 24th May, 2019
Clue 2: 7th June, 2019
Clue 3: 21st June, 2019
Final Prize: 28th June, 2019 - Raffle drawing for the grand prize on ravelry, open to all completed projects with photos in the FO thread.

You can follow along with other knitters on the forum here. Each new clue will come with tips and suggestions for modifying as you work.

This light airy cardigan is the perfect finish for your summer outfit. It is knit from the top down using raglan shoulder shaping and a gentle v-neck. The buttonband is integrated so when you bind off the cardigan the only finishing you will have is to sew on the buttons!

SIZES
To Fit Actual Bust Circumference up to:
32.5 (35, 37.5, 42.75, 45.25, 47.75, 50.25, 55.25)” / 82.5 (89, 95.5, 108.5, 115, 121.5, 127.5, 140.5) cm.
1-2” / 2.5 - 5 cm of positive ease recommended.

FINISHED MEASUREMENTS
Bust Circumference:
33.5 (36, 38.5, 43.75, 46.25, 48.75, 51.25, 56.25)” / 85 (91.5, 98.5, 111, 117.5, 124, 130, 143) cm buttoned, with 1” / 2.5 cm overlap.
Size 36” / 92 cm modelled with 1.5”/ 4 cm positive ease.
Length from Top Of Raglan: 21 (21.75, 22.25, 22.75, 23, 23.25, 23.5, 23.75)” / 53.5 (55, 56.5, 58, 58.5, 59, 59.5, 60.5) cm omitting neckband.

MATERIALS
Yarn

Stolen Stitches ‘Nua’ (60% Merino, 20% Yak, 20% Linen; 153 yds / 140 m per 1.76 oz / 50 g); colour: Café Flamingo (9812), 6 (6, 7, 8, 8, 8, 9, 10) skeins;
Approximate Yardage: 855 (917, 979, 1085, 1148, 1224, 1290, 1404) yds / 782 (840, 896, 994, 1050, 1120, 1180, 1284) m

Needles & Notions
US size 5 / 3.75 mm circular needles, 32”/ 80 cm long (or longer for larger sizes)
US size 5 / 3.75 mm dpns if magic loop not used for sleeves
Always use a needle size that gives you the gauge listed, as every knitter’s gauge is unique.
Tapestry needle, stitch markers, waste yarn, 8 buttons 0.75” / 20 mm diameter.

GAUGE
22 sts and 30 rows / rnds = 4” / 10 cm in St St
19 sts and 30 rows = 4” / 10 cm in Lace Pattern
19 sts and 40 rows / rnds = 4” / 10 cm in Garter Stitch