#19 Polo Pullover by Laurie Lambrecht

#19 Polo Pullover

Knitting
Bulky (7 wpi) ?
18 stitches and 22 rows = 4 inches
in stockinette on size 8 (5mm) needles
US 7 - 4.5 mm
US 8 - 5.0 mm
1044 - 1218 yards (955 - 1114 m)
to fit 32 (34, 36, 38)"/81 (86, 91, 96)cm

Very Easy Very Vogue: oversized, polo-collar pullover with false placket, dropped shoulders, breast pocket, and applied buttons.

From Vogue Knitting, Fall/Winter 1986:
“The glint of golden buttons against glorious red and black sets the tone for the spirit of today’s polo pull. A trompe l’oeil placket for the polo collar; real pocket.”

Finished knitted measurements
Bust at underarm: 38 (40, 42, 43.5)“/96 (100, 104, 109)cm
Length: 23 (23.5, 24, 24.5)”/58.5 (59.5, 61, 62)cm
Sleeve width at upper arm: 17 (18, 19, 20)“/42 (44, 48, 50)cm

Materials
11 (11, 12, 13) 1.75oz/50g balls (each approx 87yds/79m) in Neveda Bistro (wool/acrylic) in color #8318 red (MC)
1 ball (for each size) in color #8323 black (CC)

One pair each sizes 7 and 8 (4.5 and 5mm) needles OR SIZE TO OBTAIN GIVEN GAUGE
Size 7 (4.5mm) circular needle 16”/40cm long
Stitch holder and stitch markers
Bobbins
Four 0.75”/20mm buttons