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Laura Aylor's Halifx is constructed
from the top down with set-in sleeves knit simultaneously with the body.
Pattern includes step-by-step instructions including diagrams to help
with the tricky bits. Short rows are used for the shoulder slopes but
not for the sleeve caps. Modeled sweater is worn with 2” of positive
Skills needed: Short rows (for shoulder slopes only),
Picking up stitches, Increasing, Decreasing, Long tail and backwards
loop (e-wrap) cast on and Changing colors - you may want to use a method
to avoid jogs
Yardage breakdown - MC/CC:
32.5 - 915/305
34.75 - 975/325
37 - 1040/345
39.25 - 1100/365
41.5 - 1165/385
43.75 - 1230/410
46 - 1295/430
48.5 - 1360/450
50.75 - 1425/475
Yarn: Wollmeise Merino DK or Madelinetosh DK Twist
Needles: US 5, 6, 7, 8 (3.75, 4.0, 4.5, 5.0mm)
The 3 larger needle sizes given are used for
knitting the cowl.