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Opening Night

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PATTERN DETAILS

This sweater is both cozy and comfortable. It has wonderful drape and flow as you walk which is very flattering for almost ALL body types. Dramatic trim and luscious yarn are coupled together in a pattern that will quickly become a favorite. BASIC SKILLS NECESSARY Knit Purl Basic pattern reading skills GAUGE 15 sts and 20 rows = 4" [10 cm] in Stockinette st Take time to save time, check your gauge. SIZING / FINISHED MEASUREMENTS Finished Measurements Chest: 29 (323/4, 363/4, 41, 441/2, 481/2, 523/4, 57)" [73.5 (83, 93.5, 104, 113, 123, 134, 145) cm] Back length, not including trims: 121/2 (13, 14, 141/2, 15, 16, 161/4, 161/2)" [32 (33, 35.5, 37, 38, 40.5, 41.5, 42) cm] Sizes Women's XS (S, M, L, XL, 2X, 3X, 4X) Shown in size M

Recommended with this pattern

  • YARN: Classic Elite "Montera" (50% wool, 50% llama, 127 yds / 100 g per ball) in color #3827, 9 (10, 12, 14, 16, 20, 22, 23) skeins
  • NEEDLE: Size US 9 (5.5 mm) circular needle, 24" in length or longer or size needed to obtain gauge.
  • NOTIONS: Stitch holder, tapestry needle

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Marly Bird
Marlaina 'Marly' Bird fled the world of financial services to launch a career in the yarn industry and she hasn't looked back since. To Marly, a bi-crafty girl who both knits and crochets, the yarn is the star, not how you work with it. She is the national spokesperson for Red Heart Yarns, hosts the YarnThing podcast, is the author of Cold Weather Crochet and I Can't Believe I'm Entrelac Knitting, and co-author of Knitting for Dummies, 3rd ed. You've seen her designs in Knitter's Magazine, Interweave Crochet, Knitscene, Love of Crochet, Love of Knitting, and in the books Knitter's Book of Socks, Unexpected Afghans, Simply Crochet, Lace Yarn Studio, Blueprint Crochet Sweaters, and Knitting Plus. Along with her designing and podcast, Marly has a successful YouTube channel where she teaches both knitting and crochet. On top of all that, Marly also has several online classes available with Creativebug and Craftsy.com. In her spare time, Marly is a wife to a very understanding husband, raises three kids, and because life was not crazy enough--has three dogs. For more about Marly, go to www.marlybird.com.