The classic unisex sweater: The Boatyard pullover makes everyone happy. Knitted in the round from the top down in worsted weight with raglan shaping, this sweater has just the right amount of texture and is a true essential for him or her. Boatyard Pullover is one of many patterns available in Texture: Exploring Stitch Patterns in Knitwear by Hannah Fettig of Knitbot. Available in 9 sizes.
Gift Kit includes the book, Texture as well as selected yarn. At Yarn Loop, we believe that you should always get yarn with your new pattern book!
DESIGNER RECOMMENDED YARN: Lark by Quince & Co. (100% Wool; 50g/134yds): 8 (9/10, 11, 12/13, 14, 15, 16) Skeins. Shown in Chanterelle.
ALTERNATE YARN: Woolstok by Blue Sky FIbers (100% Fine Peruvian Highland Wool; 150g/370yds): 3 (4, 4, 5, 5, 6, 6) Skeins. This yarn is very similar to Lark in construction but may be a touch softer. Please note that Woolstok also comes in a wide array of colors on 50g hanks. Please contact us for pricing with the smaller hanks.
ALTERNATE YARN: Rios by Malabrigo (100% Superwash Merino Wool; 100g/210yds): 5 (6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11) Skeins
NEEDLES: Size US 6 / 4mm & US 8 / 5mm 32" circular needles as well as a set of Double Points in each size, or size needed to obtain gauge
SKILL LEVEL: Advanced Beginner
GAUGE: 18 stitches and 26 rows = 4 inches in moss stitch pattern with larger needle
SIZE: S (M/L, L, XL, XXL, 3XL, 4XL)
FINISHED MEASUREMENTS: chest/bust circumference 37.25 (41-44.5, 48, 51.5-55, 58.75, 62.25, 65.75)". Modeled with 4.5" positive ease
YARDAGE: 1025 (1150-1275, 1400, 1550-1675, 1825, 1950, 2125) yds
Images courtesy of Whitney Hayward/Hannah Fettig