Uyuni by Verena Cohrs

Uyuni

Knitting
June 2018
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
24 stitches and 32 rows = 4 inches
in worked flat in Double Moss stitch, on larger needle, after blocking
US 6 - 4.0 mm
US 5 - 3.75 mm
366 - 2182 yards (335 - 1995 m)
There are 7 kids' sizes, and 8 adult sizes, shown as K1 (K2, K3, K4, K5, K6, K7) [A1, A2, A3, A4, A5, A6, A7, A8] [Finished chest circumference: 46 (50, 54, 60, 66, 72, 78) cm / 18 (19.75, 21.25, 23.5, 26, 28.25, 30.75)” [85, 92, 98, 106, 115, 123, 132, 1

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PATTERN NOTES

SIZES
There are 7 kids’ sizes, and 8 adult sizes, shown as K1 (K2, K3, K4, K5, K6, K7) A1, A2, A3, A4, A5, A6, A7, A8”, recommended to be worn with 0-10 cm / 0-4” of positive ease]

Melinda wears a size A1 with 3.5 cm / 1.5” of positive ease, Malte wears a size A5 with 14 cm / 5.5” of positive ease and William wears a size K3 with 6 cm / 2.5” of positive ease.

YARN
The Fibre Co Cumbria (worsted-weight; 60% Merino, 30% Masham, 10% mohair; 218 metres / 238 yards per 100g)

335 (390, 420, 465, 570, 680, 805) 1115, 1290, 1400, 1515, 1625, 1745, 1870, 1995 metres / 367 (427, 460, 509, 624, 744, 881) 1220, 1411, 1531, 1657, 1778, 1909, 2045, 2182 yards

Yarn amounts for adult sizes refer to the version with a sleeve length of 47 cm / 18.5”. You will need 35, 40, 40 45, 45, 50, 55, 60 metres / 38, 44, 44, 49, 49, 55, 60, 66 yards yards more if working longer sleeves with a sleeve length of 53 cm / 21”.

GAUGE
24 sts x 32 rows = 10 x 10 cm (worked flat in Double Moss Stitch, on larger needle, after blocking)

NEEDLES
4 mm / US 6 circular needle (or needle size to obtain gauge) with a cable length of at least 80 cm / 32”

3.75 mm / US 5 circular needle (or needle 1 size smaller than main needle)

NOTIONS
blocking mats and pins (optional), cable needle, darning needle, stitch markers, tape measure

MEASUREMENTS
A Chest Circumference: 45 (50, 53.5, 59.5, 65, 71.5, 75) 85, 91.5, 100, 106.5, 116.5, 123.5, 131.5, 136.5 cm / 17.75 (19.75, 21, 23, 25.5, 28.25, 29.5) 33.5, 36, 38.25, 42, 46, 48.5, 51.75, 53.75

B Back Width: 22.5 (25, 26.75, 29.25, 32.5, 35.75, 37.5) 42.5, 45.75, 50, 53.25, 58.25, 61.75, 65.75, 68.25 cm / 8.75 (9.75, 10.5, 11.5, 12.75, 14, 14.75) 16.75, 18, 19.75, 21, 23, 24.25, 26, 27

C Armhole Depth: 10.25 (11.5, 12.75, 14, 14.75, 15.25, 16) 17.25, 17.75, 18.5, 18.5, 19, 20.25, 21.5, 22.75 cm / 4 (4.5, 5, 5.5, 5.75, 6, 6.25) 6.75, 7, 7.25, 7.25, 7.5, 8, 8.5, 9

D Upper Arm Circumference: 17.5 (19.25, 20.75, 22.5, 25, 25.75, 27.5) 29.25, 31.75, 35, 37.5, 40, 40.75, 42.5, 43.25 cm / 7 (7.5, 8.25, 8.75, 9.75, 10.25, 10.75) 11.5, 12.5, 13.75, 14.75, 15.75, 16, 16.75, 17

E Cuff Circumference: 11.75 (12.5, 12.5, 14.25, 15.75, 17.5, 19.25) 21.75, 21.75, 23.25, 23.25, 25, 25, 25, 26.75 cm / 4.5 (5, 5, 5.5, 6.25, 7, 7.5) 8.5, 8.5, 9.25, 9.25, 9.75, 9.75, 9.75, 10.5

F Side Length: 15 (17, 19, 23, 27, 30, 34) 47 cm / 6 (6.75, 7.5, 9, 10.75, 11.75, 13.5) 18.5

G Sleeve Length: 16 (18.5, 20, 22, 26, 28, 32) 47 (shorter version) / 53 (longer version) cm / 6.25 (7.25, 7.75, 8.75, 10.25, 11, 12.5) 18.5 (shorter version) / 20.75 (longer version)

CONTRIBUTORS
Photography: Ricarda Schueller
Hair & make up: Paloma Bryschta
Models: Malte Cohrs, Melinda Dela Costa, William
Clothing: Armedangels, Hess Natur
Sample knitting: Verena Cohrs, Camille Romano, Päivi Vauramo
Tech editing: Amelia Hodsdon