A playful mix of weight and texture, Onyx is a completely seamless sweater, worked top-down with set-in, slightly puffed sleeves. The lower body and sleeves are worked on smaller needles in rib with simple cables. The corset inspired shaping assentuates an hourglass figure.
Finished Chest Circumference: 26 (29, 34, 39, 42, 47, 50) / 67 (75, 87.5, 99, 108, 119, 128)cm
Main Colour (MC): Bristol Yarn Gallery Lafayette (96% Alpaca / 4% Nylon), 50g/1.76oz, 102yds/93m.
2 (3, 3, 4, 4, 5, 5, 6) Skeins of Black
Contrast Colour (CC): Be Sweet Bamboo (100% Bamboo), 50g/1.76oz, 115yds/105m.
6 (6, 7, 8, 8, 9, 10) Skeins of # 601 Black
Or yarn that knits to specified gauge.
1 24/60cm or longer US 11/8mm circular needle
1 24/60cm or longer US 3/3.25mm circular needle
if using the Magic Loop method.
Sleeves can also be knitted using a set of double pointed needles.
Cable needle in same size, or smaller than smaller needle size.
2 Stitch holders
2 Stitch markers
Waste Yarn for Invisible cast on.
10 stitches x 17 rows = 4/10cm worked in Garter Stitch using US 11/8mm knitting needles or size needed to obtain gauge.
29 stitches x 40 rows = 4/10cm worked in 1x1 Rib using US 3/3.25mm knitting needles or size needed to obtain gauge.
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