Inner City Blues
An elegantly shaped dolman sleeve sweater featuring an ultra lightweight soft fabric of Stocking and Garter stitch. Two yarn types are used in alternating rows and needle sizes to make a textured fabric. Knitted with a combination of Jo Sharp Alpaca Kid Lustre & Rare Comfort Kid Mohair.
Note: 100cm circular needles are used to accommodate the large number of sts. Sweater is worked in rows, not in the round.
5.50mm, 100cm circular needle
[USA 9] [UK 5]
9.00mm, 100cm circular needle
[USA 13] [UK 00]
1 pair 4.00mm straight needles [USA 6] [UK 8]
16 sts and 30 rows measured over 10cm (approx 4in) of Stripe Patt using 5.50mm and 9.00mm needles.
24 sts and 30 rows measured over 10cm (approx 4in) of unstretched K2, P2 rib using 4.00mm needles.