Aqua pearl is suitable for summer knitting.Tiny faux cables with eyelets adds to the style to this swing top, coupled with a scoop neck for a flattering finishing touch - its as fun to wear as it is to knit!
Knitted from top down with raglan shaping its practically seamless.
Note: This pattern requires the knitter to work from a chart.
To make sweaters work in the summer, choose the right fabrics(go for lightweight cotton, silk-blend or many rayon blends that will let you keep your cool)
Keep it light, with some drape, breatheable with adding openwork stitches, even a small yarn over will make a sweater cooler without sacrificing modesty.
Style the look: Pair a pull-over with summer bottoms,shorts, skirts or light-colored jeans.
Sizes: XS (S, M, L, XL, 2XL) - to fit bust sizes 33 (35, 38, 42, 45, 49)”/ 84 ( 89, 97, 107, 114, 124)cm.
Fingering wt yarn that gives recommended gauge:
Approximate yards: 1200 (1260, 1400, 1500, 1650, 1700)yards
Size 5 (3.75 mm) 16” and 29” circular (cir) and set of double pointed (dpns) and size 4 (3.50mm) 16” cir and dpns. Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.
Markers (m); stitch holders/waste yarn; tapestry needle.
24 sts and 32 rows = 4” in Stockinette Stitch on larger needles
To save time and ensure proper fit, please take time to check gauge.
I’d like to thank all the wonderful testers who tested for this design: Thank you so much everyone for your time and effort and making this possible!