This beautiful pattern was presented to the world in Knit.Wear Spring/Summer 2016 issue. This sweater features eye catching, textured-stripe details and a casual, appealing 1950's silhouette. Wonderfully modern details in a classic shape will leave any woman happy to be knitting!
Magazine Kit includes knit.wear Spring/Summer 2016 and selected yarn.
DESIGNER RECOMMENDED YARN: Cotton Fleece Worsted by Brown Sheep Co. (80% Cotton / 20% Wool; 100g/215yds): 4 (5, 5, 6, 7, 8) Skeins. Shown in Salmon Berry Red
ALTERNATE YARN: Balance by O-Wool (50% Organic Merino Wool / 50% Organic Texas Cotton; 50g/130 yds): 7 (8, 10, 12, 13, 14) Skeins. Balance has a strong rustic feel in the combination of the fibers. There is a slight heathered effect created by the way each fiber takes color. Also available for PRE-ORDER; please allow at least 7 business days for PRE-ORDERS to arrive at your clocation.
NEEDLES: Size US 6 / 4.0mm 24" circular needle and set of Double Points, or size needed to obtain gauge
OTHER TOOLS: Stitch Markers, Stitch holders or waste yarn, Tapestry needle
SKILL LEVEL: Intermediate
GAUGE: 21 sts and 31 rounds = 4" in Stockinette Stitch
SIZE: S (M, L, XL, XXL, XXXL)
FINISHED MEASUREMENTS: Bust: 31.25 (35, 39.5, 44.25, 49.5, 54)" Modeled with .75" negative ease
YARDAGE: 860 - 1720 yds
Sweater images courtesy of Knit.Wear Magazine