Steeked Capelet PDF
The symmetrically striped stockinette panels on the Steeked Capelet, knit in Noro Silk Garden yarn, are worked from the top down and steeked down the center. They flank the front and back center panels, which are knit sideways in garter stitch. The garter-stitch arm panels are knit sideways and shaped with short rows. The pieces are seamed in finishing.
This pattern is available as a PDF download.
Skill Level: Intermediate
Circumference at neck edge 20 (24)"
Circumference at lower edge 54 (58)"
Yarn Requirements: 7 (8) skeins of Noro Silk Garden in #341
Needles(s): One each US size 7 circular needles, 16 and 32" long or size needed to obtain gauge
Gauge: 18 sts and 26 rows = 4" over St st using US size 7 needles
This pattern is originally from Noro Knitting Magazine Issue 3, pattern #9.