Classic Hemmed Crewneck by Purl Soho

Classic Hemmed Crewneck

Knitting
March 2016
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
21 stitches and 28 rows = 4 inches
in stockinette stitch
US 7 - 4.5 mm
US 6 - 4.0 mm
1095 - 1971 yards (1001 - 1802 m)
37¾ (42, 46, 50¼) (54½, 59, 63¼, 67½)
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MATERIALS
In addition to a Purl Soho Classic Hemmed Crewneck pattern, you’ll need…

  • 5 (6, 6, 7) (7, 8, 8, 9) skeins of Purl Soho’s Flax Down, 43% baby alpaca, 42% extra fine merino, 15% linen. We used Heirloom White and Toasted Charcoal.
  • US 7, 32 or 40-inch circular needles, depending on sweater size
  • US 7, 16-inch circular needles
  • A set of US 7 double pointed needles
  • US 6, 16-inch circular needles (for Neckband)
  • 4 stitch markers, including 1 of a unique color or shape for end-of-round
  • 4 stitch holders or scrap yarn

GAUGE
21 stitches and 28 rounds = 4 inches in stockinette stitch on larger needles

SIZES
37¾ (42, 46, 50¼) (54½, 59, 63¼, 67½)

To fit actual chest circumference 32–34 (35–39, 40–43, 44–47) (48–51, 52–56, 57–60, 61–64) inches, with approximately 3–7 inches of ease

Finished Chest Circumference: 37¾ (42, 46, 50¼) (54½, 59, 63¼, 67½) inches

Finished Length From Shoulder To Bottom Edge: 22¼ (23, 23¾, 24¾) (25¼, 25½, 26, 26½) inches

Finished Length From Underarm To Bottom Edge: 13 (13½, 13¾, 14½) (14¾, 14¾, 15, 15) inches

SAMPLES: The Heirloom White sweater pictured here is Size 37¾ with 5 inches of ease. The Toasted Charcoal sweater pictured here is size 42.