worsted weight yarn


River, by Friend of the Flock Marcela Chang, is a classic circular circular yoke pullover featuring cascading cables and a modern silhouette, designed for knitters looking for a unique, elegant, and versatile wardrobe staple for now and winters to come.

A note: Rivers is available as a digital download and a yarn+pattern bundle here at H+W.com, but 100% of pattern sales revenue goes directly to the designer, just as if you bought the pattern directly from their website or on Ravelry. We think this way, everybody wins: you get an easier, more straightforward experience as a consumer, our indie designer friends get to realize the maximum revenue from their work, and you get another great way to access new designs in our yarn outside of our pattern collections.  

Type:   Indie Design — Digital Download
Designer:   Marcela Chang
Yarn:   Forge
Skill Level:   3 out of 5
Yarn:   Hudson + West Co. Forge (70% U.S. Merino / 30% U.S. Corriedale; 235 yds [214 m]; 3.5 oz. [100g]): red feather, 6 (6, 6, 7, 7, 7, 7, 8, 8) skeins.

XS, S, M, L, XL, 2XL, 3XL, 4XL, 5XL; 32 (36, 40, 44, 48, 52, 60, 64, 72) inches; 81 (91.5; 101.5; 112; 122; 132; 152; 162.5; 183) cm. It is shown in size L, model bust circumference 42” [106.5 cm]. Recommended ease: 0-2” [0-5.25 cm]+.

Size A (for body): US 7 [4.5 mm]: 16" [40 cm] and 32” [80 cm] or longer circular needle.
Size B (for ribbing): US 4 [3.5 mm]: 16" [40 cm] and 32” [80 cm] on longer circular needle.
Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.

Cable needle (optional); stitch markers; tapestry needle.

16 sts and 24 rnds = 4” [10 cm] in St st on Size A needle, after blocking. 

Skills Required: 
Decreasing; increasing; cabling with or without cable needle; knitting in the round; picking up stitches.

About the Designer

Marcela Chang is a Chilean knitwear designer focused on fashion-forward, wearable knitwear. She's obsessed with creating designs for the modern knitter, but in her spare time enjoys sewing, embroidery, cooking, and binge-watching TV series. Follow her on instagram @marcelachangknits; find all her designs on Ravelry.

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