130 [178, 233] yd/118 [162, 212] m
36yd/33m for a 6x6in/15x15cm swatch in St.St.
DK weight, plied yarn.
Needles & Notions
Pair 3.75mm/UK9/US5 straight needles or size needed to obtain gauge
5 x 0.75in/2cm buttons
Stitch marker as necessary
Shown in Biggan Design First Cross Merino DK
[115yd/105m per 50g; 100% Merino]
Shown in size 21in/53.25cm on model with 21.5in/54.5cm circumference head
22 sts x 32 rows to 4in/10cm on 3.75mm needles over St.St.
28 sts x 32 rows to 4in/10cm on 3.75mm needles over Cable pattern
To fit size: 18 [21, 24] in/45.75 [53.25, 61] cm
Finished size: 15 [18, 21] in/38 [45.75, 53.25] cm
Knit & purl sts, short rows (w&t), cables, picking up sts, buttonholes, stretchy bind-off
Written & charted instructions; illustrated tutorial for Short Rows
First published September 2012 by Cooperative Press; republished May 2015
PDF file size: 3.2MB
Product code: WW126KNiamh
Technical editor: Heather Murray