Rievaulx features stunning cables based on the knotwork of an 8th Century stone carving in St Bartholomew’s Church, West Witton, Wensleydale.
To fit 32(34:36:38:40:42:44:46:48:50:52: 54:56:58)” chest. The finished chest measurements include 6–9cm/2½–4″ of positive ease..
Aran weight yarn with approximately 160 metres/175 yards per 100g. You will need 7 (8:8:9:9:9:10:10:10:11:11:12:12:12) 100g skeins.
The pictured sample was knitted with The Fibre Company ‘Arranmore’ in St Claire.
NEEDLES AND NOTIONS
5mm/US 8 needles for flat knitting with long rows and small diameter circular knitting. 6 stitchmarkers. 7 or 8 buttons (see value II in the table on page 13): 25mm/1″ size.
18 sts and 25 rows/rounds per 10cm/4″ in blocked stocking stitch/stockinette.
Each front cable panel measures 7½cm/3″ wide after blocking. The back cable panel measures 15cm/6″ wide after blocking.
Adjust needle size as necessary to achieve the specified tension.