A Verb for Keeping Warm
AVFKW x Cocoknits - Renee Sweater Bundle
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AVFKW x Cocoknits - Renee Sweater Bundle
Compass / 8
6328 San Pablo Ave
6328 San Pablo Ave
Oakland CA 94608
The Renee Sweater by Cocoknits, featuring AVFKW Dawn yarn is a slouchy, oversized sweatshirt with exaggerated proportions. The armholes are extra-deep, the sleeve circumference starts out very large, and the body length is slightly cropped. The bottom edge is turned up and finished with a three-needle bind off on the right side, creating a casing for a drawstring cord. Knit out of AVFKW Dawn, a blend of wool and cotton, this pullover is easy to wear in temperate weather.
Body Circumference: 43 (45, 48, 51, 54, 57)"/ 108 (113, 120, 128, 135, 143) cm
Length: 16.75 (17, 18.25, 19.25, 20.25, 21)"/ 42 (43, 46, 48, 51, 53) cm
A Verb for Keeping Warm Dawn 75% organic California Merino 25% organic US cotton; 140 yds / 128 m per 1.76 oz / 50 g skein; 8 (9, 11, 13, 15, 16) skeins in Lighthouse
Sample size is medium in colorway Lighthouse. If you would like another colorway, please see our full palette here.
Knitting Needles (Change needle size if necessary to obtain correct gauge):
+ US 8 / 5 mm (or size needed to obtain gauge) circular needle 32" / 80 cm or longer, circ cord must be shorter than body circumference once sweater is joined below sleeves
+ US 7 / 4.5 mm circular needle 32" / 80 cm long for bottom hem
+ US 6 / 4 mm (or US 5 / 3.75 mm if you want a tighter gauge) circular needle 16–20" / 40–50 cm for neck ribbing (or longer if you wish to use magic loop)
+ US 4 / 3.5 mm, any length/type, for working cuff BO
+ US 0–1 / 2–2.25 mm 32" / 80 cm or longer circular needle for picking up hem, shoulder, and sleeves stitches
+ 7 stitch markers (5 ring, 2 removable)
+ Tapestry needle
16 sts and 24 rows in 4" / 10 cm square over St st.
Cocoknits Sweater Workshop book:
This pattern uses a modified Cocoknits Method, with the shoulder join dropped to the back. The sleeves, however, are picked up and knitted down from the armhole opening rather than as a seamless yoke. Although this pattern features the signature Cocoknits English tailoring with the front/back join pushed to the back, Renee does not require the Cocoknits Worksheet. The Cocoknits Sweater Workshop book is recommended but not required.
This bundle includes:
8-16 skeins of A Verb for Keeping Warm yarn
This bundle does NOT include the pattern. For a digital pattern, please visit Cocoknits.
When working with yarn dyed with indigo, it is common and natural for the blue dye to rub off on one’s hands while sewing. This is called crocking. Although the goods have been washed, it takes pressured contact to release the extra indigo dye. Your handwork is part of the indigo dyeing process. The blue dye can be removed with hot water and soap. From working closely with indigo dyed materials through the making process, typically, the excess dye has been removed, and the crocking will cease.
Please note the fiber content of the material you are working with, and follow the applicable instructions:
Cotton or linen - Machine washable on cool cycle with pH-neutral soap. Lay flat to dry.
Superwash Wool - Machine washable on cool cycle with pH-neutral soap, though hand wash recommended. Lay flat to dry.
Wool and Wool blends - Handwash only in lukewarm water with pH-neutral soap. Lay flat to dry.
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Yarn that has been purchased on sale or as part of the Pro-Verbial Yarn and Fiber Club is a final sale and cannot be canceled, exchanged for store credit, or returned.
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