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Augusta

from Dolce Handknits
(6) Name: 'Knitting : Augusta
Augusta

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • CO, BO, increase, decrease, pick up stitches, seam

Pattern Description:

Last summer I spent a couple of weeks in the mountains of North Carolina learning to weave. Though it was blazingly hot during the day, the mornings were still cool and this was the cardigan I wished for as I walked to class each morning.

Gauge:

21 sts/29 rows = 4" over dot stitch with smaller needles.

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Bust: 33 (34 3/4, 37 1/2, 39 1/4, 42, 44)".
  • Length: 14 3/4 (15, 15 3/4, 16 1/2, 17 1/4, 18 1/2)".
  • Allow 0" - 1" of ease at the bust for a close fit.

Materials:

  • 600 (630, 700, 780, 870, 960)yds DK-weight yarn.
  • Shown in Blue Sky Alpacas - Skinny Cotton 100% organically grown cotton; 150yds (137m)/65g; Color #301 Glacier, 5 (5, 5, 6, 6, 7) skeins.

You Will Also Need:

  • Sizes 5 and 6 (3.75 and 4mm) needles and 16" circular needle in the smaller of the 2 sizes for neckband.
  • Tapestry needle, two 3/4" buttons.
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$7.00

Intermediate
Knitting
Clothing
Women, Petite
Sweater
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Kim Dolce is the owner and sole designer for the Dolce Handknits pattern line. Kim has a casual, feminine aesthetic which appeals to women of all ages. Her patterns are easy to understand and execute ...

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