Barrett by Veronik Avery


July 2013
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
18 stitches and 26 rows = 4 inches
in Stockinette stitch, blocked
US 8 - 5.0 mm
US 7 - 4.5 mm
US 6 - 4.0 mm
975 - 1730 yards (892 - 1582 m)
36 (39½, 43, 46½, 50, 53½)" circumference at chest; Regular or Tall
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Inspired by military knitwear, this pullover sweater combines a shaped neckline band in garter stitch and ribbed shoulders; full fashioning highlights the raglan seams.

This pattern is offered in both Regular and Tall sizes, the latter being 2″ longer through the body and 1″ longer through the sleeves.

Garment is worked flat in pieces, from the bottom up. The pieces are sewn together. The Collar band is picked up, then worked in the round.

Approximately 975 (1100, 1215, 1360, 1490, 1630) 1045 (1175, 1300, 1450, 1585, 1730) yards of worsted weight wool yarn
7 (8, 9, 10, 11, 12) 8 (9, 10, 11, 12, 13) skeins of Brooklyn Tweed Shelter (100% American Targhee-Columbia wool; 140 yards/50 g)
Photographed in color Old World

18¼ stitches & 26½ rows = 4” in stockinette stitch with Size A Needles, after blocking

Size A (for Main Fabric):
One pair of straight needles in size needed to obtain gauge listed
Suggested Size: 5 mm (US 8)

Size B (for garter stitch Trim):
One pair of straight needles and a 24” circular needle, one size smaller than Size A Needles
Suggested Size: 4½ mm (US 7)

Size C (for Ribbed Cuffs):
One pair of straight needles two sizes smaller than Size A Needles
Suggested Size: 4 mm (US 6)

36 (39½, 43, 46½, 50, 53½)“ Chest circumference; Regular or Tall
Tall sizes follow in a second set of brackets, if applicable
Sample shown is size 43” Regular with +2” ease on model

Need help picking a size? See our resource page on Selecting a Sweater Size

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