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Woolly Dolly

from Minimi Knit Design
(6) Name: 'Knitting : Woolly Dolly
Woolly Dolly
Woolly Dolly
Woolly Dolly
Woolly Dolly
Woolly Dolly

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Decreases, increases, knitting in the round, long-tail cast-on, picking up stitches

Pattern Description:

Woolly Dolly is a cardigan worked seamlessly from the top down. The ruched ruffles provide a feminine touch without being overly frilly. The ruffles have been carefully arranged to give the right fullness without adding extra bulk. Worked in aran weight yarn, this cardigan can be worked up quickly.

Measurements are given in both centimeters and inches.

Materials
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Yarn
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Aran weight

Shown here: Cascade Yarns Greenland (100% Merino Superwash; 125 m/137 yds, 100 g/3.5 oz skein; Color Christmas Green #3559: 8 (9, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 13) skeins)

Yardage requirement: 950 (1025, 1110, 1210, 1295, 1450, 1550, 1625) m / 1040 (1120, 1215, 1325, 1415, 1585, 1695, 1775) yds, including 10% allowance


Sizes
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To fit actual bust circumference: 76 (86.5, 94, 101.5, 109, 122, 132, 139.5) cm / 30 (34, 37, 40, 43, 48, 52, 55)"

Shown in 76 cm / 30"

Finished Measurements
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Bust Circumference: 81.5 (89.5, 98, 106, 113, 125, 134.5, 141.5) cm / 32 (35.25, 38.5, 41.75, 44.5, 49.25, 53, 55.75)"

Back Length: 52 (54.5, 55.5, 56, 57, 58, 58.5, 58.5) cm / 20.5 (21.5, 21.75, 22, 22.5, 22.75, 23, 23)"

This garment is intended to be worn with 2.5-5 cm / 1-2" positive ease. For in-between sizes or for next-to-skin wear, choose the smaller size.

Gauge:

17 sts and 26 rows = 10 cm (4") in St st, blocked.

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • To fit actual bust circumference: 76 (86.5, 94, 101.5, 109, 122, 132, 139.5) cm / 30 (34, 37, 40, 43, 48, 52, 55)"

Materials:

  • 5 mm (US 8) circular needle of length 80 cm (32"); adjust needle size if necessary to obtain gauge.
  • 5 mm (US 8) needles in your preferred style for small circumference knitting in the round

You Will Also Need:

  • 4 buttons about 2 cm / 0.875" diameter; stitch markers; yarn needle

Suggested yarn:

1040 yards of Worsted weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Cascade Greenland

Colorway:

Christmas Green


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Cristina is a Waldorf mama living with her son, husband and two cats at the seaside of Tuscany. Being a knitwear designer fits much better into her family schedule than being a science researcher. It ...

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