Vodka Lemonade by Thea Colman

Vodka Lemonade

Knitting
DK (11 wpi) ?
5.5 stitches and 8 rows = 1 inch
in stockinette, lightly blocked
US 5 - 3.75 mm
850 - 1450 yards (777 - 1326 m)
32-52
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Vodka Lemonade is a springy sweater with a vintage vibe. Seed stitch and lace details add texture and a feminine touch, and the classic styling ensures that it will go with jeans and a tank just as easily as a sundress and sandals.

As with all my top down cardigans, this is easy to modify for length or width, and instructions are given with tips and hints on how best to alter for your shape.

Sizes:

32(34,36,38,40,42)(44,46,48,50,52)”
81.25(86.5,91.5,96.5,101.5,106.75)(111.75,116.75, 122,127,132)cm around bust.

Sample worn with 2”/5cm of positive ease, based on bust. Each size has 2-3”/5-7.75 cm positive ease built in, see schematic pg in pattern for actual finished measurements.

Yardage:

850(900, 1050, 1100, 1150, 1200) (1250, 1300, 1350, 1400, 1450)yds /775 (825, 960, 1010, 1055, 1100)(1150, 1190, 1250, 1280, 1325) meters of DK weight yarn needed.

Many knit with the original yarn quantities and had no problem, but I’ve heard from a few who ran short. Therefore, the above estimates are 100 yds more than the originals. Know you may have a bit extra…