Dark, dreary days and nights call for something cozy - and a bit of sparkle. While jewels are great for livening up a chilly day, they don't do much for keeping you warm. Esmeralda will. The lace on the sleeves, hem, and cowl is designed to create jewel-shaped panels ("esmeralda" is Spanish for "emerald") which add interest without letting in too much of that bitter wind.
16 stitches and 25 rows = 4 inches in stockinette
1100 yards of Worsted weight
My name is Christina Loman, and I run Feel Good Knitting. I learned to knit at age 8 while watching my brotherís swim practices, and began designing in college. In addition to knitting, I teach elementary school and travel every chance I get.