An exclusive design for Jade Sapphire by Sarah Jean Hood.
Skill Level: Advanced Intermediate
For Size: S (M, L); Bust measurement 34" (38", 42")
Yarn Required: 400 yards for short sleeves and 500 yards for long sleeves of Fingering Weight Yarn
Suggested Yarn: 4 skeins for short sleeves and 5 skeins for long Jade Sapphire 2-Ply Cashmere
Gauge: 7 sts = 1" over stockinette stitch; 7.5 sts = 1" over stockinette plus cable repeat
Suggested Needle/Hook Size:
US 3 (3.25mm) Circular Needles, one 16" (for knitting sleeves in the round, unless using magic loop method), two 24" (to hold sleeve stitches), one 47" and one 60" or another 47" (to hold front plus back plus sleeve stitches during fitting), and US 3 (3.25mm) Double Point Needles (for bottom of sleeve, unless using magic loop method)
You Will Also Need:
a Cable Needle,
Stitch Markers, 7-14 size 7/16" (11mm) half-dome Buttons (7 buttons can be spaced 1.5" apart; 14 buttons fill every buttonhole .75" apart)
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