Instructor: Eunice Williams
February 24th, March 3rd, March 10th 2018 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
This sweater was inspired by one in Gibson-Roberts’ and Robson’s Knitting in the Old Way. This version is much simplified and resized for baby.
circular yoke shaping
top-down, seamless, one piece construction
SIZES: 6-9 months & 9-12 months
Designer gives directions for two sizes using different size needles. Doing so means that the stitch counts and fair isle patterning can stay the same across sweater sizes. Make sure you choose the size needle that will give you the proper gauge!
DK wt. yarn 600 – 900 yards
MC 220 – 250
CC1 blue 60 – 90
CC2 green 60 – 90
CC3 white 60 – 90
CC4 black 20
if you use a CC5 (as in the pink one) 60 yds pink and 60 yds blue
NEEDLES: US 6 (4 mm) for larger size US 5 (3.75 mm) for smaller size
Gauge: 6 stitches and 9 rows = 1 inch (smaller needles) 5.5 stitches and 8 rows = 1 inch (larger needles)
HOMEWORK: work a gauge swatch in stockinette stitch using needle for the size you plan to knit.
Class supplies must be purchased at BMYS.
Cancellations later than 48 hours prior to class are non-refundable.