BOMBERS CHERRY is a comfortable bombers style jacket with bobbles on the fronts. It knits seamlessly from top to bottom. We start with the raglan yoke. The body (back and fronts) is then worked together. The sleeves are worked in the round. Then stitches are picked up for the neckbands.
The pattern Bombers Cherry was originally published in “Wool Stories” book to Bernie Torres, published by Editions Eyrolles in February 2019.
SIZES: 1 (2 - 3 - 4 - 5 - 6)
Approximately finished bust circumference : 34 (37 - 39.5 - 44 - 47.25 - 50.5) inches/ 86 (94 - 100 - 112 - 120 - 128) cm.
GAUGE: 20 sts x 28 rows for 4 x 4 inches/10 x 10 cm in stockinette st with 4.5 mm/US 7 needles.
YARN: The sweater is knitted with two strands held together : one of lace yarn (mohair silk) and one of DK yarn. Approximately 845 (1000 - 1150 - 1380 - 1600 - 1850) yards/900 (950 - 1050 - 1260 - 1470 - 1680) m of each yarn.
MATERIALS: Needles sizes 4 mm/US 6 (rib) and 4.5 mm/US 7 (body and sleeves), a second circular needle or double point needles sizes 3.5 mm/US 4, tapestry needle, cable to hold live stitches, 8 stitch markers and 12 to 15 cm Buttons.
NOTES: Recommended ease : 1.5 inches/4 cm of positive ease.
The pattern is knitted in kid silk and cotton merino from Drops.
It is presented in size 2 with around 1.5 inches/4 cm ease. Slight positive ease recommanded.
Pattern is pdf downloadable : once the order has been confirmed, a download link will be sent to you by e-mail