Army of Knitters Onyx Sweater Pattern by Heather Dixon.
Precious. Linger a while over a glass of mulled wine. Dance beside the roaring flames of an open fireplace. Taste the warming flavours of a berry flambe. Envelope yourself in layers of rich, deep jewell tones.
Because baby, it's cold outside.
Skill Level: Experienced
For Size: Finished Chest Circumference 26.5 (29.5, 34.5, 39, 42.5, 47, 50.5)"/67 (75, 87.5, 99, 108, 119, 128)cm
Yarn Required: Bulky Weight Yarn for Main yarn and DK Weight Yarn for Contrast, or yarn that knits to specified gauge
Yarn Used As Pictured: 2 (3, 3, 4, 4, 5, 5, 6) skeins of Bristol Yarn Gallery Lafayette (96% Alpaca, 4% Nylon; 50g/1.76oz, 102yds/93m) in Black for Main yarn and 6 (6, 7, 8, 8, 9, 10) Be Sweet Bamboo (100% Bamboo, 50g/1.76oz, 115yds/105m) in #601 Black for Contrast
Gauge: 10 sts x 17 rows = 4"/10cm worked in Garter Stitch using US 11 (8mm) Needles in Main yarn and 29 sts x 40 rows = 4"/10cm worked in 1x1 Rib using US 3 (3.25mm) Needles
Suggested Needle/Hook Size:
US 11 (8mm) and 3 (3.25mm) 24"/60cm or Longer Circular Needles if using the Magic Loop method; sleeves can also be knitted using a set of Double Point Needles
You Will Also Need:
a Cable Needle in the same size or smaller than the smaller needle you use, 2 Stitch Markers, 2 Stitch Holders, and waste yarn for invisible cast on
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