Foxtrot 4-Day Knit-A-Long

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July 4

Marine Greene, Olive Knits is back this summer with another fun 4-Day KAL.  Yes, you can knit a sweater in 4 days!

Prizes will be awarded to the first finisher in each size category.  All sweaters finished by the end of July will receive a gift. 

We will meet on July 5th to share progress and knit our little hearts out.

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25 in stock

SKU: 80-9995 Categories: , Tag:

Description

Pattern sold separately.  Download pattern here:  https://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/foxtrot-cardigan

Finished Measurements
(A) Bust: 38.4 (40.4, 42.4, 44.4, 46.4, 48.4, 50.4, 54.4, 58.4) in/ 96.12 (101.12, 106.12, 111.12, 116.12, 121.12, 126.12, 136.12, 146.12) cm
(B) Sleeve at widest point: 11.2 (12, 12.4, 13.2, 13.6, 14.8, 15.2, 16.4, 17.2)” in/ 29 (31, 32, 34, 35, 38, 39, 42, 45) cm
(C) Length of body from underarm to hem: 14-16 in (35.56 – 40.63 cm) finished
Note: The lower body will hang a bit longer before the front bands are added.
(D) Sleeve length from underarm: 20 in/50.8 cm blocked

Recommended Ease
The body is meant to have a swingy, relaxed fit with 6.4 in/16.26 cm positive ease built-in (which means you do not need to go up a size in order to get a comfortable fit).

Yarn

Sheep Graffiti will custom dye yarns up to June 25, 2019.  We also recommend Malabrigo Rios, The Fiberists Worsted, Hue Loco Worsted, and Tosh Vintage.
Worsted weight | 100% superwash merino|  857 (931, 1012, 1100, 1188, 1283, 1437, 1552, 1667) yards/ 783 (851, 925, 1005, 1086, 1173. 1314, 1419, 1524) meters

Needles
US Size 7/4.5mm 24-32 in (60-80 cm) circular needle (body)
US Size 7/4.5mm 12 in (30 cm) circular needle (sleeves)
US Size 5/3.75mm 12 in (30 cm) circular needle or DPN (sleeve cuffs)
US Size 3/3.25mm 24 in (60 cm) circular needle (neckline)
US Size 5/3.75mm 24 – 32 in (60-80 cm) circular needle (lower body ribbing)

Note: Use needle size necessary to obtain gauge

 

Prizes eligible to folks using TYC yarn only.