Le Scarabée Bleu [La Maison Rililie]
Le Scarabée Bleu flatters the feminine form. An oversized cardigan this is an interesting knit with lots of different elements to keep you knitting throughout.
Yarn: L’échappée Laine Shetland (100% wool, 110 yards or 100m/50gr)
Yardage: MC 4(4,5,5,6,6,7,7) skeins MC (colourway Fer), approx 355(387,411,461,522,587,633,679)m;
C1 2(2,2,2,2,3,3,3) skeins (colourway Beige Chiné) or approx 131(143,151,170,192,216,233,250)m
C2 6(7,7,8,9,10,11,11) skeins (colourway Ciel) or approx 565(616,653,733,831,934,1007,1081)m
Needles: 4mm / US6 circular needles (at least 80 cm/31” long), 4 x 3mm / US2.5 circular needles (at least 100cm/ 40” long) for hem and neckband section. Set of 2mm/US0 DPN needles for Folds. 3,5mm/US4 needles for i-cord BO
Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.
Notions: Tapestry needle, cable needle, stitch markers (4) + (2) in a different colour, stitch holders or smooth scrap yarn.
Gauge: 9sts and 26 rows, in 10 cm/4” in stocking stitch, on 4mm/ US6 needles, after light blocking. 20sts and 27 rows, in 10 cm/4” in Bubble Wrap stitch
on 4mm/ US6 needles, after light blocking.
Sizing: XS (S, M, L, XL, 2XL, 3XL, 4XL); 31 (34, 37, 40, 43, 46, 49, 52)" / 78.5 (86, 94, 101.5, 109, 116, 124.5, 132)cm. The sample is in Size Small with 2 ½ in./ 6 cm positive ease at bust with neckbands.
Skill Level: Intermediate to Advanced
Pattern Format: PDF download
Designer: La Maison Rililie