Contour Feathers Pullover by Celeste Young

Contour Feathers Pullover

Knitting
September 2013
Bulky (7 wpi) ?
16 stitches and 22 rows = 4 inches
in pinprick pattern (stockinette)
US 9 - 5.5 mm
US 10 - 6.0 mm
650 - 1300 yards (594 - 1189 m)
32 (36, 40, 44, 48)" bust circumference
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Classic pinprick patterning with a modern twist! Subtle stranded colorwork hints at feathers and birds flying in the distance, bordered by rustic garter stitch. Cozy and warm, the Contour Feathers pullover is perfect for layering on a crisp winter day.

Finished Size: 32 (36, 40, 44, 48)“ bust circumference; sample garment is 36” bust modeled with .5” positive ease. Choose the larger size if you are between measurements.

Materials: Cascade Ecological Wool (100% Peruvian Highland Wool; 478 yd 437 m 250 g): Color 8015 Natural (MC), 2 (2, 2, 2, 3) hanks, Color 8049 Tarnish (CC), 1 hank all sizes.

Needles: Set of 5 size 9 (5.5 mm) double-pointed, 16” circular, and 32” circular; set of 5 size 10 (6.0 mm) double-pointed and 32” circular.

Gauge: 16 stitches, 22 rounds = 4” (10 cm) in pinprick pattern on smaller needles after blocking.