Cormac Sweater

Cormac-Sweater

Leah B. Thibault

Sizes 41 1/2 (44 1/2, 47 1/2, 50 1/2, 53 1/2, 57)” bust circumference; shown in size 41 1/2″, modeled

with 8 1/2″ of positive ease

Yarn Shibui Knits Maai (70% superbaby alpaca, 30% fine merino wool; 175 yd [160 m]/50 g):

  • #2041 pollen, 6 (6, 7, 8, 8, 9) skeins

Gauge 21 sts and 30 rows = 4″ in charted patt

Tools

  • Size 8 (5 mm): straight and 16″ circular (cir) needle
  • Marker (m)
  • Removable m
  • Stitch holders
  • Tapestry needle

By combining a mostly alpaca yarn with an openwork stitch, Leah created a sweater that’s perfect for layering—just warm enough for chilly autumn days, but still light enough for the denouement of summer.

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