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St. Kilda

from Dolce Handknits
(6) Name: 'Knitting : St. Kilda
St. Kilda

Basic Skills Necessary:

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

Pattern Description:

St. Kilda is my answer to surviving a lowered thermostat. My intention in designing this sweater was just that, to create the perfect sweater to keep me warm at home this winter.

Pear Tree's supersoft 10-ply is such a luxurious merino, that St. Kilda won't just be my cozy at-home sweater, I'll be wearing this one out-and-about. Bring on the cold weather!

Gauge:

18 sts/22 rows = 4" over St st and 21 sts/32 rows = 4" over jewel cross.

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Bust: 36 1/2 (38 3/4, 41 1/4, 43 1/2, 45 3/4, 48, 50 1/4)".
  • Length: 26 (26 1/2, 27, 27 1/2, 28, 28 1/2, 29)".
  • Allow 3" - 4" of ease for a loose fit.

Materials:

  • 1330 (1395, 1485, 1585, 1660, 1755, 1860)yds worsted weight yarn.
  • Shown in Pear Tree Yarn - super soft 10-ply - 100% fine merino; 180yds (165m)/100g; Color #206 Nut, 8 (8, 9, 9, 10, 10, 11) skeins.

You Will Also Need:

  • Size 8 (5mm) needles and same size 16" circular needle for neck. Size may need to be adjusted to obtain gauge.
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$7.00

Intermediate
Knitting
Clothing
Women
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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