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Maturin

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(6) Name: 'Knitting : Maturin
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Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Cast-on
  • Knit in the round
  • Increase / decrease
  • Kitchener stitch
  • Cast-off
  • Pick-up and knit
  • Sew seams

Pattern Description:

A classic men's (or women's!) crew neck raglan sweater.

Raglan seams highlighted with garter stitch detailing and inside-out seaming.

Long in the body for comfort and cosiness.

Gauge:

23 sts and 32 rows = 10 cm / 4" in Stockinette stitch worked in the round (knit every row) using size 4.0 mm / US 6 needles.

Gauge swatch was washed, blocked and dried before measuring.

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Chest: 34 (381/4, 421/2, 461/2, 50)" / 86.5 (97, 108, 118.5, 127) cm (Actual size)
  • Length: 261/2 (28, 281/2, 29, 291/2)" / 67.5 (71, 72.5, 73.5, 75) cm (Actual Size)
  • Shown in size 381/4" / 97 cm. Intended to be worn with 0-3" / 0-7.5 cm positive ease.

Materials:

  • Needles: Size 4.0 mm (US 6) - set of 5 double pointed needles (OR long length circular needle for Magic Loop method if preferred) AND circular needle, 80 cm / 32" long (100 cm / 40" for larger sizes)
  • Suggested yarn: Lang Yarns Merino 120 Superwash (approx 120 m / 131 yd per 50g / 1.76 oz) - 10 (12, 14, 15, 17) skeins in colourway 225 OR Approx. 1195 (1375, 1595, 1765, 1930) m / 1307 (1504, 1744, 1930, 2111) yd of a double-knitting weight yarn of your choice

You Will Also Need:

  • Yarn / darning needle

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Lang Yarns Merino 120 Superwash

Colorway:

225


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Beginner
Knitting
Clothing
Women, Men
Sweater
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I’m originally from Ireland but currently live in Edinburgh. I learned to knit (and sew!) in school and at home when I was about 8 and then knit on and off through my teens. After a long sabbatical, ...

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