A simple knit and purl stitch pattern creates this timeless piece. Knitted from the bottom up in 100% Organic Cotton (Worsted), this drop-sleeve sweater will be a year-round favorite.
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DESIGNER RECOMMENDED YARN: Organic Cotton Worsted by Blue Sky Fibers (100% Organic Cotton; 100g/150yds): 6 (7, 8, 9, 10) skeins. Shown in color Sleet.
ALTERNATE YARN: Sweater by Spud & Chloë (55% Superwash Wool / 45% Certified Organic Cotton; 100g/165 yds): 5 (7, 8, 9, 9) Skeins. Perfect for more temperate climates with the spring of wool and the coolness of cotton.
SIZE: XS/S (M, L, XL, XXL). Modeled with 8" of positive ease.
FINISHED MEASUREMENTS: Bust: 38.5-42.5 (46, 50, 54.5, 58.5)”
Length: 18-19 (19.75, 20.5, 21.25, 22)”
Sleeve length to underarm: 19.5-20 (20, 20.5, 20.5, 21)”
YARDAGE: 750-1500 yds
SKILL LEVEL: Intermediate - 3 Needle Bind off
NEEDLES: Size US 8 / 5mm 16" & 24" or longer circular needles, or size needed to obtain gauge + spare needle for 3 Needle Bind-Off
OTHER TOOLS: Stitch markers, Stitch holders or waste yarn, Tapestry Needle, spare needle for 3 Needle Bind-off
GAUGE: 17 sts x 24 rows = 4" in Stockinette Stitch
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