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Fair Winds and Following Seas Knitting Pattern

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Show off your knitting all summer with this lace weight cardigan.

Description

This listing is for a digital download of the Fair Winds and Following Seas cardigan knitting pattern.

Fair Winds and Following Seas is knit top-down, flat, in one piece, with no seaming or picking up stitches (other than a few at each underarm). It has contiguous shoulders for a perfect fit, and then the sweater becomes very flowy and drapey. This is a size-inclusive knitting pattern.

Sizes: XS (S, M, L, XL) [2XL, 3XL, 4XL, 5XL].

Finished Measurements: To fit bust: 28 (32, 36, 40, 44) [48, 52, 56, 60]”/ 71 (81, 91.5, 101.5, 111.5) [122, 132, 142, 152]cm.
Intended to be worn open and drapey.

Gauge: 24 stitches and 36 rows = 4”/ 10cm in stockinette stitch.

Needles: US size 5/3.75 mm or size to obtain gauge – 24”/60cm circular (or longer) and DPNs or short circulars for sleeves.

Yarn: laceweight: 1500 (1680, 1830, 1965, 2180) [2370, 2590, 2785, 2955] yards/ 1371 (1536, 1675, 1800, 1995) [2166, 2370, 2545, 2705] meters MC; and 365 (400, 425, 450, 490) [520, 555, 590, 630] yards/ 335 (365, 390, 410, 450) [475, 510, 540, 576] meters CC.

Notions: Stitch markers, locking markers (optional), scrap yarn or spare needle cords, tapestry needle to weave in ends.

Sample knit in: Malabrigo Silkpaca (70% Silk, 30% Alpaca; 420 yards per 50g) in Polar Morn (MC) and Paris Night (CC).

Schematic Measurements:
A: 4.25 (4.75, 5, 5.25, 5.75) [6, 6, 6.75, 7]“/ 11 (11.5, 12.5, 13.5, 14) [15, 15, 17, 17.5]cm.
B: 7 (7.5, 8, 8.5, 9) [9.5, 10.75, 11.25, 11.75]”/ 18 (19, 20.5, 21.5, 23) [24, 27.5, 28.5, 30]cm.
C: 13.25 (15.75, 17.25, 20, 22) [24, 26, 28.5, 30]”/ 33.5 (39, 43.5, 50, 55) [60, 65, 71.5, 75]cm.
D: 16”/40.5cm or desired length.
E: 21 (23.25, 25, 27.75, 29.75) [31.75, 33.75, 36.25, 37.75]”/ 52.5 (58.5, 62.5, 69, 74) [79, 84, 90.5, 94]cm.
F: 20”/ 51cm or desired sleeve length.

issue one : florida features nine size-inclusive knitting patterns by Melissa Kemmerer. Each design is perfectly suited for warm-weather wear and features Florida dyed yarns. Beautifully photographed, we hope the issue transports you to the sun and sand and inspires you knit for the too-often neglected warmer seasons. To purchase the full digital magazine, click here.

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