Shown in size 36” 91.5 cm with 2” 5 cm positive ease
tern / terra cotta 416
5 (6, 6, 7, 7, 8, 9, 10, 10) skeins
24” or longer circular needle in size US 3 /3.25 mm
extra straight or circ in size US 6 /4 mm for three-needle bind off
24” circ in size US 6 /4 mm
Or size needed to obtain gauge
- Larger sizes may prefer an additional longer size US 6 /4 mm circular needle to accommodate the large number of stitches, but 24” length is necessary for neck trim.
- Achieving correct row gauge is vital for proper fit.
- Sweater is worked from the bottom up in two identical pieces, with sleeves cast on directly to body. Upper sleeve edges and shoulders are joined using the three-needle bind off method. Sides and inner sleeve edges are seamed, then sts are picked up around neck opening for trim.