Pattern of the Week: Kittredge Wrapper
Brioche stitch continues to trend hot this season, and the Kittredge Wrapper makes this popular stitch attainable for any knitter. This part-cardigan, part-shawl, all-cozy wrapper will become your go-to weekend layer for all seasons. The open cardigan-wrap is worked in three pieces from the bottom up and seamed.
FINISHED SIZE 44 (49, 52, 55½)” bust circumference. Wrap shown measures 44″; modeled with 10″ of positive ease.
YARN Plymouth Yarn Arequipa Worsted (90% superwash merino wool, 10% mulberry silk; 218 yd [199 m]/3½ oz [100 g]): #300 ecru, 5 (6, 6, 7) balls.
NEEDLES Sizes 8 (5 mm) and 9 (5.5 mm). Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.
NOTIONS Marker (m); stitch holder; tapestry needle.
GAUGE 18 sts and 35 rows = 4″ in Half Brioche st on larger needles; 19 sts and 27 rows = 4″ in St st on smaller needles.