Dublin Pullover by Varian Brandon

Dublin Pullover

Knitting
November 2016
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
31 stitches and 35 rows = 4 inches
in charted pattern with larger needles
US 1 - 2.25 mm
US 3 - 3.25 mm
2625 - 4500 yards (2400 - 4115 m)
35 (39¼, 43¼, 47½, 51½)" chest circumference; pullover shown measures 43¼"; modeled with 3¼" of positive ease
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Classic and sophisticated, the Dublin Pullover features bands of eye-catching Fair Isle with just enough color to add excitement without overwhelming the refined palette. This master-class sweater features stranded colorwork, steeks, and corrugated ribbing—you’ll emerge from this project a colorwork expert.

Difficulty Level: Expert

Finished Size 35 (39¼, 43¼, 47½, 51½)“ chest circumference. Pullover shown measures 43¼”; modeled with 3¼“ of positive ease.


Yarn Jamieson & Smith 2 Ply Jumper Weight (100% Shetland wool; 125 yd
114 m/7⁄8 oz 25 g): #29 green (MC), 4 (5, 5, 6, 7) balls; #18 medium blue (CC1), 2 (3, 3, 3, 4) balls; #142 turquoise (CC2), 4 (5, 5, 6, 7) balls; #21 navy (CC3), 3 (4, 4, 5, 5) balls; #4 brown (CC4), 4 (4, 5, 5, 6) balls; #FC38 rust (CC5), 3 (4, 4, 5, 6) balls; #91 yellow (CC6), 1 ball.

Needles Sizes 1 (2.25 mm) and 3 (3.25 mm): 16” and 24” circular (cir) and set of double-pointed (dpn). Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.

Notions Markers (m); stitch holders; tapestry needle.


Gauge 31 sts and 35 rnds = 4” in charted patt on larger needle.

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