Costa Maya KAL with Patty Lyons (2)
Costa Maya KAL (Knit-Along)
Costa Maya is a long, open cardigan with eye-catching lace detail on the back and sleeves.
This pattern comes in 10 sizes and with the video sweater class you get your pattern (fully written and charted) along with hours of video instruction on lace, fit, and all your sweater skills.
The video class will be hosted on Patty Lyons' education platform. There will be discussion boards, quizzes and lots of help and interaction.
NEW SKILLS LEARNED
- Turned seamed hem
- German Short rows
- Chart reading
- Lace tricks
- Fixing mistakes in lace
- Working the lace for combo
- How to adjust pattern for gauge
- Working a short row shawl collar
- Setting in a sleeve
- Picking up stitches
- Left lifted and right lifted increase and MORE!
How does a Video KAL (stands for Knit-Along) work?
As soon as you purchase your pattern you will get your pattern introduction and videos on
sizing, yarn selection and gauge, as well as your schematic and material information, so plenty
of time to order your yarn, pick your size and start your swatching.
Feb 26, and people will be joining in all during
the KAL, but to keep the fun of us all working together, the video tutorials will come out on a
Jan 23: On sale / Intro pattern videos & tutorials
Feb 26: FULL PATTERN RELEASE. Sweater back videos, lace skills, sweater modifications &
March 12: Sweater front videos, sweater modifications & tutorials
March 26: Sleeves
April 9: Shawl Collar and Finishing
April 23: Grand prizes awarded
Randomly drawn participation prizes awarded every other week, the sooner you cast on, the
better chances to win!
Join the KAL anytime...the Video class
will stay live forever, and remain in your student
Shop Yarn for Costa Maya
Valley Yarns Granville, color Dark Teal (90% Pima Cotton/ 10% Merino Wool; 167yds/50g per hank) 9 (9, 10, 11) (11, 12, 13) (14, 16, 17) hanks
Yarn Option #2 Fall / Winter Option:
Valley Yarns Worthington, color Blue Stone (50% Wool, 25% Alpaca, 25% Viscose; 174yds/50g per ball) 8 (9, 9, 10) (11, 12, 13) (14, 15, 16) balls
Yarn Option #1:
Size 5 (3.75mm) needle 24-40” circular needle or needle to achieve gauge.
Size 6 (4 mm) needle for hem.
Yarn Option #2
Size 4 (3.5mm) 24-40” circular needle or needle to achieve gauge.
Size 5 (3.75mm) needle
Adjust needle size if necessary, to obtain correct gauge.
Costa Maya Pattern Information
1 (2, 3, 4) (5, 6, 7) (8, 9, 10)
Finished Measurements (for all sizes)
NOTE: Cardigan does not close in front. Chest measurements are twice the back measurement.
when garment is lying flat.
Shown 34”/86.5 cm: Dark Teal Granville, with 1”/2.5 cm over high chest, zero ease over full
Shown 36”/91.5: Blue Stone Worthington, with zero ease over high chest, 2”/5 cm negative ease over full chest
- 6 sts = 1" on US 5; suggested F hook
- 90% Pima Cotton/10% Merino Wool
- 5.5-6 sts = 1" on US 5-6; suggested F-G hook
- 50% Wool/ 25% Alpaca/ 25% Viscose