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Picea

from Andrea Rangel Knits
(6) Name: 'Knitting : Picea
Picea
Picea
Picea
Picea
Picea

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • provisional cast on (instructions included in pattern)
  • knitting in a hem
  • shaping
  • seaming using mattress stitch
  • picking up stitches
  • three needle bind off

Pattern Description:

It's the details that make this cozy weekend sweater come to life: contrast color facings, subtly striped sleeves, and pockets worked in reverse Stockinette. The body is oversized while the sleeves are slim-fitting, making for a look that's both flattering and comfortable. Worked from the bottom up, with seams to help the sweater keep its shape.

Gauge:

22 sts/32 rows = 4 in/10 cm in Stockinette stitch using larger needle

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Bust Circumference Including Facings: 38 (42, 46, 50, 54, 58, 62, 66) in/96.5 (106.5, 117, 127, 137, 147.5, 157.5, 167.5) cm Intended Ease: +7-9 in/18-23 cm of ease at bust for oversized fit Sample shown in size 38 in/96.5 cm with 8 in/20.5 cm of ease on model

Materials:

  • DK weight yarn in 2 colors:
  • Main Color: 1255 (1380, 1515, 1730, 1900, 2090, 2210, 2425) yd/1150 (1260, 1385, 1580, 1735, 1910, 2020, 2215) m
  • Contrast Color: 135 (145, 150, 160, 190, 205, 210, 220) yd/ 125 (135, 135, 145, 175, 185, 190, 200) m
  • Shown in Anzula Oasis (70% Silk, 30% Camel; 375 yd/343 m per 114g skein) ; Main Color: Olivia; 4 (4, 5, 5, 6, 6, 6, 7) skeins; Contrast Color: Avacado; 1 skein
  • US #5/3.75 mm needle
  • US #4/3.5 mm needle

You Will Also Need:

  • size F/3.75 mm crochet hook for provisional cast on stitch markers
  • removable stitch markers
  • waste yarn
  • tapestry needle
  • five .5 in/1.5 cm snaps

Suggested yarn:

2419 yards of DK weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Anzula Oasis

Colorway:

Olivia and Avocado


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Intermediate
Knitting
Clothing
Women
Sweater
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I live on Vancouver Island in Canada, where I knit, design, blog, and ride my bike. I love the functionality and beauty of knitting and knit everything from head to toe.

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