buds and blooms

A warm and cozy jacket complete with a rounded fold-over collar and -length sleeves. A budding vine stalk climbs up the back and adorns the circular pockets. The jacket is worked in pieces from the bottom up and seamed together at the end; the pockets are joined as you knit the jacket fronts.



Chest: 34 (38, 42, 46)[50, 54, 58, 62]" / 86.5 (96.5, 106.5, 117)[127, 137, 147.5, 157.5] cm


Length: 21 (22, 23, 24)[25, 26, 27, 28]" / 54.5 (57, 59.5, 62)[64.5, 67, 69.5, 72] cm


Shown in size 34" / 86.5 cm; to be worn with 23" / 57.5 cm of positive ease



6 (7, 8, 8)[9, 10, 11, 11] skeins Quince & Co. Osprey [100% American Wool; 170 yd / 155 m per 7 oz / 100 g skein] in Twig OR approx 950 (1075, 1225, 1325) [1475, 1600, 1750, 1875] yd / 875 (975, 1100, 1200)[1350, 1450, 1600, 1725] m of a bulky weight wool or wool blend


Alternate Yarn: Cascade Yarns Ecological Wool



16 sts and 22 rows over 4" / 10 cm in St st on US9 / 5.5 mm needles or size needed for accurate gauge.