Aqua Fresco

$8.00

Aqua Fresco is worked flat in two pieces from the bottom up. Due to the stretchiness of the knitted fabric, the top will be approximately 3″ (7.5 cm) longer when worn. The length measurements in the directions and on the schematic reflect the piece laid flat.


DESIGNER
Laura Zukaite
YARN

BC Garn Alba: mint 26, 6 (7, 7, 8, 9, 9, 10) skeins.
GAUGE
17 sts + 32 rows = 4″ (10 cm) in fisherman’s rib on larger ndls, after blocking.
NEEDLES
1 – 32″ (80 cm) US 7 (4.5 mm) circular.
1 – 32″ (80 cm) US 8 (5 mm) circular.
Check your gauge and adjust needle size(s) accordingly if necessary.
NOTIONS
Tapestry needle.
SIZE
Finished width at CO edge: 42 (45, 47.5, 50, 53, 56, 59)” 106.5 (114, 120.5, 127, 134.5, 142, 150) cm. Sweater is designed to be worn with 10-12″ (25.5-30.5 cm) positive ease. Sample shown meas 42″ (106.5 cm) and is modeled on a 30″ (76 cm) bust. Please see schematic for more detailed finished measurements.
SKILLS
Knitting, purling, increasing, decreasing.

  • For a tutorial on working mattress stitch, visit our tips and tricks here.
  • For a tutorial on evenly picking up stitches, visit our tips and tricks here.

Photography by Jack Deutsch

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