Glacial

Posted by on Dec 12, 2011 in Patterns | 0 comments

Wear style – a medium weight cardigan with focal lace points and an embrace in the collar.

£6.00 – purchase methods are featured below the pattern information.

 

About

  • Finished Size: 32 1⁄8 (34, 36 3⁄8, 38 1⁄4, 40 1⁄8, 42 1⁄2, 44, 46 1⁄2, 48 1⁄8, 50, 52 3⁄8, 54 1⁄4, 56 1⁄8, 58 1⁄2, 60, 62 1⁄4, 64 1⁄4)” / 81.60 (86.40, 92.40, 97.20, 102, 108, 111.80, 117.50, 122.30, 127, 133.10, 137.80, 142.60, 148.60, 152.40, 158.20, 162.90) cm bust measurement. Shown on size 36 3⁄8” / 92.40 cm with 2 – 2 1⁄2 “ / 5 – 6.50 cm of positive ease
  • Yarn: Colourmart Extra Fine Merino DK (100% Extra Fine Merino; 460 yds / 420 m per 150g cone): Shade “blue” 3 (3, 3, 3, 3, 4, 4, 4, 4, 5, 5, 5, 5, 6, 6, 6, 6) cones. SEE FAQ FOR YARDAGE SUGGESTIONS
  • Needle: Size US 6 / 4mm circular – body and sleeves. If desired, dpns can be used for the sleeves. The pattern assumes knowledge of knitting in the round, therefore no stitch split or position of stitches for knitting in the round is mentioned throughout.
  • Gauge: 21 sts and 28 rows = 4” / 10 cm in Stockinette Stitch and Lace Pattern on US6 / 4mm needle. Always use the needle size that will give you the required gauge
  • Notions: Markers (m), stitch holders, tapestry needle, scissors. 7 x 1.5” / 3.50cm Buttons
  • Full Colour PDF document spanning 7 pages (black & white printer compatible)
  • Charts AND written instructions available inside the PDF document.

Glacial was professionally tech-edited by Joeli. She also edited Chambourcin as well as other magazine-published pieces of mine.

 

Skills

  • Knit
  • Purl
  • Worked Flat
  • Worked in the round
  • Single Decreases – ssk, k2tog
  • Short Rows
  • Pick up stitches
  • Grafting – small amount, underarms

 

FAQs

Q How much yardage should I use?

A
SIZES(“) – Meters -Yards

  • 32,125 – 1120 – 1230
  • 34 – 1190 – 1300
  • 36,375 – 1260 – 1380
  • 38,25 – 1330 – 1460
  • 40,125 – 1410 – 1540
  • 42,5 – 1520 – 1660
  • 44 – 1580 – 1730
  • 46,25 – 1690 – 1860
  • 48,125 – 1760 – 1930
  • 50 – 1890 – 2070
  • 52,375 – 1980 – 2170
  • 54,25 – 2100 – 2300
  • 56,125 – 2190 – 2400
  • 58,5 – 2330 – 2550
  • 60 – 2400 – 2630
  • 62,25 – 2510 – 2750
  • 64,125 – 2600 – 2840

Q Where can I know more?

A TO BE UPDATED – Go here for the Design Process post on Glacial!

 

Gallery

Photography © Valerie Boissel

Delivery – Upon payment via Paypal, you will receive an email from shop AT rockandpurl DOT com with the instructions for downloading the pattern. Please note the link is only valid for 72 hours.

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