AKIKO - pattern - pdf -
AKIKO is worked seamless from the top down, with short rows for neck shaping and raglan increases.The body is worked with a soft A-line shaping to achieve a relaxed fit.
BC GARN SEMILLA GROSSO, 100 % Schurwolle, 50 gr = 87,5 yards (80 m)
XS 950 m / 1020 yds S 1000 m / 1080 yds M1 1040 m / 1140 yds
M2 1100 m / 1200 yds L 1140 m / 1260 yds XL 1220 m / 1340 yds XXL 1260 m / 1380 yds XXXL 1340 m / 1476 yds
Circular needles and dpns US10 (6,0 mm) and US10,75 (7,0 mm) or circular needle for magic loop, or needle size required to obtain gauge.
16 sts x 20 rows in stockinette stitch on larger needles, to achieve 4 x 4 inch (10 x 10 cm), gauge washed to achieve a realistic result.
Stitch holder or waste yarn, tapestry needle, stitch markers.
Short row shaping using the german short rows method (see glossary), increases M1L / M1R, decreases ssk / k2tog.