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Bibliophile Cardigan Stitches & Stories KAL

Alicia and I are super excited to cohost another Stitches & Stories knitalong for you guys for our Bibliophile Cardigan collaboration!

The Details

Who: You! Anyone can participate

What: A readalong AND knitalong! We will be reading some fantasy novels (TBD) while we knit--you can read or listen to an audiobook, totally up to you.

When: September 1, 2024 - November 30, 2024

Where: Instagram for posting; we will use my discord server for our group chat.

Why: Because it's fun! There will also be prizes!

Hashtag: #StitchesAndStoriesKAL

 

Yarn Info

  • The pre-order for the Sinfully Wicked collection goes live at 11am MT Sunday, June 2nd!
  • There are 18 bases available 🤪: You can read more about each option on my Bases Page

Pattern Info

  • You can make any of the 3 Bibliophile Sweater patterns or the NEW Bibliophile Cardigan pattern!

Here is the info for the Bibliophile 1 Sweater pattern (Grab it on Ravelry)

  • Finished Bust Circumference: 32 (36, 40, 44, 48, 52)[56, 60, 64, 68, 72, 76] inches / 81.5 (91.5, 101.5, 112, 122, 132)[142, 152.5, 162.5, 172.5, 183, 193] cm
    • Intended to be worn with 2-4"/5-10cm positive ease
  • Gauge: 24 sts and 28 rows = 4 inches/10 cm in stockinette on larger needles
  • Needles: US 6/4.0 mm and US 4/3.5 mm circulars and coordinating DPNs or 9" circulars if not magic looping
  • Yardage: 1025 (1150, 1250, 1375, 1500, 1650)[1775, 1900, 2000, 2175, 2275, 2350] yards / 925 (1050, 1150, 1275, 1375, 1500)[1625, 1750, 1850, 1975, 2075, 2150] meters
    • Please note the yardages are estimates and your actual usage will vary depending upon gauge, length, neckline choice, modifications, etc.
  • Notes: This sweater is worked from the top down, flat to start and then joined in the round at center front when neckline shaping is completed.

Here is the info for the Bibliophile 2 & 3 Sweaters (Cardigan Info coming soon!):

  • Gauge: 20 sts and 24 rows = 4 inches/10 cm in stockinette on larger needles
  • Needles: US 6/4.0 mm and US 4/3.5 mm circulars and coordinating DPNs or 9" circulars if not magic looping
  • 2 - Finished Bust Circumference: 32 (36, 40, 44, 48, 52)[56, 60, 64, 68, 72, 76] inches / 81.5 (91.5, 101.5, 112, 122, 132)[142, 152.5, 162.5, 172.5, 183, 193] cm
    • Intended to be worn with 2-4"/5-10cm positive ease
  • 2 - Yardage: 1050 (1175, 1275, 1425, 1550, 1650)[1825, 1950, 2000, 2200, 2325, 2475] yards / 950 (1075, 1175, 1300, 1400, 1525)[1675, 1775, 1850, 2000, 2125, 2250] meters
    • Please note the yardages are estimates and your actual usage will vary depending upon gauge, length, neckline choice, modifications, etc.
  • 3 - Sizes Available: 36, 40, 44, 48, 52, 56, 60, 64, 68, 72 inches / 91.5, 101.5, 112, 122, 132, 142, 152.5, 162.5, 172.5, 183 cm
  • 3 - Yardage: 1150, 1250, 1375, 1500, 1625, 1725, 1850, 1975, 2100, 2225 yards / 1055, 1145, 1260, 1375, 1490, 1580, 1695, 1810, 1925, 2035 meters
  • Notes: This sweater is worked from the top down, flat to start and then joined in the round at center front when neckline shaping is completed.

Book Options:

  • TBA!

    Some Rules:

    • Using one of my bases is preferred, but absolutely not required.
    • You must make a Bibliophile pattern.
    • Be friendly; no putting down others/body shaming/anything unkind. There is zero tolerance for negativity here.
    • You must start your project on or after September 1st. The goal is to finish by the close of the KAL on November 30th, but you can still join in and are eligible for prizes if you don't finish on time but have participated in our chat. This is a relaxed, fun knitalong 🖤
    • Use the hashtag on a grid post to document your project(s)! This is how we will be tracking entries for the prizes. Please tag us in the actual photo too!

    Prizes: