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Affection
Finished
September 6 2018
January 2 2019
Project info
Affection
Affection by Sarah Hatton
Knitting
me
Needles & yarn
US 7 - 4.5 mm
US 8 - 5.0 mm
Brooklyn Tweed Shelter
56 yards in stash
5.6 skeins = 784.0 yards (716.9 meters), 280 grams
18.2359
Pink
Stephen + Penelope in Amsterdam, Noord-Holland
April 10, 2018
Notes

Modifications: Body knit in one piece, added sleeves onto needle for yoke. Reduced stitch count and modified raglan decreases to account for difference in gauge. Body fitting slightly closer overall but still straight, no waist shaping. Added short rows for elbow bent.

Gauge

pre 19.75*27 on 5mm
post 19*28

Sleeves

Co 32sts, 2x2 ribbing 15r.
Inc 2.
Cont in st st, inc ev 7r 2x (=38sts/14r), 8r 8x (=54sts/78r).
3 short rows after 52sts (12/14/16sts before end).
28r straight.
Inc ev 8r 3x (60sts).
6r straight.
Set aside.

Body

Co 76*2=152sts, 18r 2x2 ribbing.
Inc 1st on front on first row of pattern.
Remove 8 purl sts from cable pattern to match reduced st count.
Underarm graft 6sts total per side after 92r of cable pattern.
Start raglan dec in r95: body ev. 4r 3x, ev. 2r 2x; sleeve ev. 4r 2x, ev. 2r 4x.
Front neckline BO in r111 (reattach yarn to bo center 15sts).
Keep going on raglan dec ev. other row, at same time front neckline dec ev. row 6x, ev. other row 3x.
From here somehow wing it… ending up with 1 - 18 - 36 - 18 - 1 in BO row.
Neckline pickup: 16 - 19 - 13 - 19 - 16 - 29.
10r 2x2 ribbing + BO.

282gr total.

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by Brooklyn Tweed
Worsted
100% Targhee-Columbia
140 yards / 50 grams

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  • Originally queued: December 28, 2013
  • Project created: September 9, 2018
  • Finished: February 3, 2019
  • Updated: February 6, 2019
  • Progress updates: 3 updates