Cosseted Pullover is from knit.wear Fall/Winter 2018 as part of Back to Basics, a collection of 8 everyday women's wear items. This cowl neck sweater with wide ribbing at cuffs and hem has raglan shaping and is designed with minimal shaping of the torso. The extra long cowl adds lots of texture and bulk and the graduated ribbing provides interest to an otherwise simple, form fitting sweater. Built from the bottom up; no seaming required. Built on worsted weight yarn in variegated colors.
DESIGNER RECOMMENDED YARN: Shepherd Worsted by Lorna's Laces (100% Superwash Merino Wool; 113g/225yds): 6 (7, 8, 8, 10) Skeins. Shown in Pewter.
ALTERNATE YARN: Rios by Malabrigo (100% Superwash Merino Wool; 100g/210yds): 7 (8, 9, 10, 11) Skeins. Known for the beautiful variegated colors that range from subtle to dramatic. Made in Uruguay.
SIZE: XS/S (M, L, XL, 2XL/3XL). Designed to be worn with 1" of negative ease
FINISHED MEASUREMENTS: Bust- 31-33 (35-37, 39, 43, 47-51)"
YARDAGE: 1294-2194 yds
SKILL LEVEL: Intermediate - slipped stitch ribbing
NEEDLES: Size US 8 / 5mm 24" & 32" circular needles & Double Points, or size needed to obtain gauge
OTHER TOOLS: Stitch markers, Removable stitch marker, Stitch holders, Tapestry needle.
GAUGE: 20 sts x 25 rows = 4" in Stockinette Stitch
Images courtesy of Interweave Press/Harper Point Photography