Quirinalis

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Part of the Dovestone Hills book. Complete book (electronic or print) can be purchased here.

A little sprinkling of geometric cables and the lovely texture of dot stitch make this cardigan wonderful to wear. Knit in one piece from the bottom up, it has waist shaping, shaped armholes and set-in sleeves worked using short rows from the top down.

SIZE
To Fit Actual Bust Circumference up to:
32 (35, 37.5, 41, 43.5, 47, 50.5, 53)” / 81.5 (89, 95.5, 104, 110.5, 119.5, 128.5, 134.5) cm.
1-3” / 2.5-7.5 cm positive ease recommended.

FINISHED MEASUREMENTS
Bust Circumference:
33 (36, 38.5, 42, 44.5, 48, 51.5, 54)” / 84 (91.5, 98, 106.5, 113, 122, 131, 137) cm, buttoned.
Size 36” / 91.5 cm modelled with 1.5”/ 4 cm positive ease.
Length: 24.25 (24.75, 25.25, 25.5, 26, 26.25, 26.5, 26.75)” / 61.5 (63, 64, 65, 66, 66.5, 67.5, 68) cm.

MATERIALS
Yarn

baa ram ewe ‘Dovestone’ (50% BFL, 25% Wensleydale Longwool, 25% Dark Brown Masham, 252 yds / 230 m per 3.5 oz / 100 g); colour: Bantam 5 (5, 6, 6, 6, 7, 7, 8) skeins.

Needles & Notions
US size 6 / 4 mm & US size 7 / 4.5 mm circular needles, 40”/ 100 cm long (or longer for bigger sizes)
Set of US size 6 / 4 mm & US size 7 / 4.5 mm double-point needles (if magic loop not used).
Adjust needle size as necessary to achieve gauge.
Tapestry needle, stitch markers, lockable stitch markers, stitch holders, 8 buttons (1” / 2.5 cm diameter).

GAUGE
19 sts / 29 rows = 4”/ 10 cm in st st & Dot Stitch w/ larger needles, blocked.
Cables A & B measure 2.5” / 6.5 cm across.
Cables C & D measure 1” / 2.5 cm across.
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