This color blocked cape is the perfect cozy companion for a chilly day and an excellent stash buster using almost 2000 yards of your favorite fingering weight yarn. Knit seamlessly from the back up with a simple cable detail and interesting color blocking, it is separated at the neck. Each front is knit individually, duplicating the color blocking along the back and incorporating oversized pockets on each side. Once you put this on, you’ll never want to take it off.
Yarn: Approx 720 yds of C1, 390 yds of C2, and 820 yds of C3. Shown in Forbidden Fiber Co. Genesis 100% SW Merino, C1 - Sidekick (4 balls) , C2 - Flashback (2 balls), and C3 - Plot Twist (5 balls).
Sizes: One size - 25 inches from center of neck to wrist, 26 inches from shoulder to bottom of front.
Needles: US size 6, 4.0 mm.
Notions: Stitch markers, cable needle or dpn, crochet hook, tapestry needle, scrap yarn.
Gauge: 20 stitches by 40 rows (unblocked), 20 stitches by 24 rows (blocked) is 4 inches garter on US size 6 needles.