Intarsia Floral Swing Jacket by Kaffe Fassett

Intarsia Floral Swing Jacket

September 2007
Light Fingering ?
26 stitches and 28 rows = 4 inches
in stockinette with larger needles and yarn held together
US 3 - 3.25 mm
US 5 - 3.75 mm
4700 - 4800 yards (4298 - 4389 m)
49" bust
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This pattern is available for free.

This project was shown as the 10th of 10 “covers” to the Special Collector’s 25th Anniversary Issue of Vogue Knitting, Fall 2007. The pattern itself is not available in the magazine, however. It can only be downloaded from the Vogue Knitting website.

Kaffe Fassett’s oversized cardigan features a floral motif on a striped background. One size.

Calls for one color of Kidsilk Night and seven colors of Kidsilk Haze. Yarn held doubled throughout.

• 13 .88oz/25g balls (each approx 227yd/208m) of Rowan/Westminster Fibers, Inc. Kidsilk Night (mohair/silk/polyester/nylon) in #607 starlight (A)
• 2 .88oz/25g balls (each approx 230yd/210m) of Rowan/Westminster Fibers, Inc. Kidsilk Haze (super kid mohair/silk) in #582 trance (B)
• 1 skein each of Kidsilk Haze in #597 jelly (C), #589 majestic (D), #600 dewberry (E), #606 candy girl (F), #630 fondant (G), #578 swish (H)
• One pair each sizes 3 and 5 (3.25 and 3.75mm) needles OR to get gauge