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Botanical Doubleknit Caplet

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(6) Name: 'Knitting : Botanical Doubleknit Caplet
Botanical Doubleknit Caplet
Botanical Doubleknit Caplet
Botanical Doubleknit Caplet
Botanical Doubleknit Caplet
Botanical Doubleknit Caplet

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • knitting in the round
  • increasing and decreasing

Pattern Description:

Botanical is a doubleknit caplet and hood with a flower pattern. Worked in doubleknit technique, the caplet is reversible and has a double-thick fabric, ensuring it is warm and cozy. Pattern includes detailed information on doubleknitting, and would be suitable for someone new to the technique. Pattern difficulty is intermediate and utilizes doubleknitting, decreasing in doubleknitting, working from charts, knitting in the round, and grafting using Kitchener Stitch. Instructions are provided for sizes 35", 40", 44", 48", 52", 56", 62", 66", 70", and 75". To size, measure the circumference around the widest part of the chest plus arms and add 2 inches. Doubleknitting produces a very stretchy fabric, so if you are between sizes go down a size. Caplet pictured is in size 35" and has 2" of positive ease.

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • 35" - 75" circumference

Materials:

  • 1100 - 1990 yards in DK or Sport Weight Yarn
  • US 7 circular needle

You Will Also Need:

  • stitch markers
  • tapestry needle


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Intermediate
Knitting
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Women, Girls, Petite, Tall, Plus-sized
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Finding balance between adventure and calm, Jennifer's designs are inspired directly from her love of nature and wilderness, those spaces in which the wild and the tranquil inhabit. Her knitting ...

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