Echo Lake is worked in pieces and then seamed together. The neck band is picked up after seaming and worked in the round. While the pattern calls for straight needles, if you prefer, the pieces can be knit working back and forth on circular needles.
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YARN: Acadia by The Fibre Co. (60% merino wool, 20% baby alpaca, 20% silk; 50g/145 yds): 7 (8, 8, 9, 10, 11) skeins. Shown in Driftwood. Pre-Order available in all Acadia Colors. Please contact us before placing order to verify color availability since these yarns are imported from Europe. Please allow at least 10 business days for shipping to your address.
NEEDLES: US 4 / 3.5 mm 16” circular and pair straights. US 6 / 4 mm straights.
NOTIONS: Darning needle.
GAUGE: 20 sts and 28 rows = 4” (10 cm) in St st on larger needles, after blocking.
SIZE: 36 (39, 44, 49, 52, 57)” finished bust. Sweater is designed to be worn with 4-5” of positive ease.
SKILLS: Knitting, purling, decreasing, picking up stitches.
Useful tips and tutorials can be found at KELBOURNE WOOLENS TIPS + TRICKS
Images by Amanda Stevenson Lupke