Checks & Stripes Jacket – MS 154

STD SIZE 34-36 38 40 42 44 46
WIDTH* 40 41 3/4 43 1/2 46 1/4 48 1/2 50 1/4
LENGTH* 20 1/2 21 1/4 22 22 3/4 23 1/2 24 1/2
YDG-MAIN 1040 1090 1180 1260 1340 1400
YDG-TRIM 630 670 710 760 810 840

*finished size after blocking

Materials:

Sport weight yarns:  MC is Skacel ‘s Avanti, approx 137 yds
per 50 gm skein.  CC is Frog Tree’s 100% Alpaca Wool, approx 130 ydsper 50 gram ball;  1 set US 4 needles; st holders; 6/6/6/6/7/7 buttons.  Crochet hook size D or E

Gauge:

Slip Stitch Pattern: 7 st/in, 10 rows/in on US 4.
Ribbing: 8½ st/in, 16 rows/in (8 rows each color) on US 4.

This sweater knits on smaller needles than is customary for this weight yarn. The tighter gauge results in a better fitting,longer lasting garment. A Mari Sweater fits and it flatters.

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Checks & Stripes Jacket

Checks & Stripes Jacket