Wisp

Knitting
January 2018
Light Fingering ?
25 stitches and 36 rows = 4 inches
in Stockinette
US 3 - 3.25 mm
1203 - 1892 yards (1100 - 1730 m)
XS (S, M, L, XL, XXL) with finished measurements 82 (92, 102, 112, 122, 132) cm/ 32½" (36¼", 40¼", 44", 48", 52")
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This delicate sweater has a rounded neck and is worked seamlessly from the top down. The combination of two different yarn bases gives a festive touch.
The pattern features a compound raglan shaping to provide a better fit around your shoulders especially for the larger sizes.
The slightly A-Line and the cut-off sections at the hem make Wisp a modern and comfortable companion.

Sizes
XS (S, M, L, XL, XXL) with finished measurements 82 (92, 102, 112, 122, 132) cm/ 32½“ (36¼”, 40¼“, 44”, 48”, 52”)
Recommended ease: 5–10 cm/ 2–4” positive ease
Sample is shown colorways Wilted Rose and Lobster Claw in size L on a 102 cm/ 40” bust with 10 cm/ 4” positive ease.

Yardage
1 (1, 1, 1, 2, 2) skeins Silk Divine or 200 (210, 225, 240, 260, 280) m/ 220 (230, 250, 265, 285, 310) yards lace weight yarn
2 (2, 3, 3, 3, 3) skeins Sheep En Soie or 900 (1000,1100, 1200, 1300, 1450) m/ 985 (110, 1315, 1425, 1585) yards light fingering yarn

Everybody knits differently, so given yardage is an estimate.

Gauge
25 sts x 36 rows = 10 cm/ 4”, in stockinette stitch with 3.25 mm/ US 3 needles after washing and blocking

Take time to check gauge and adjust needle size if necessary to obtain gauge.

Needles
3.25 mm/ US 3 circular needle
3.25 mm/ US 3 a pair of DPNs

Notions
6 stitch markers, tapestry needle

Required techniques
CO, knit and purl stitches, decreases: k2tog, ssk, p2tog, ssp,
increases: M1L, M1R, M1Lp, M1Rp, picking up sts around neck and hem.

Skill level
Beginner

Pattern has been test knitted. Thanks to my lovely testers and to Manfredovna for proof reading and translation.