Feather Pullover by Melissa LaBarre

Feather Pullover

Knitting
September 2019
DK (11 wpi) ?
22 stitches and 30 rows = 4 inches
in Stockinette Stitch
US 6 - 4.0 mm
820 - 1660 yards (750 - 1518 m)
Chest: 35¼ (38½, 41¾, 45, 48¼, 51¾, 55, 58¼, 61½)”/88 (96.5, 104.5, 112.5, 120.5, 129.5, 137.5, 145.5, 154) cm
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This light but cozy pullover is knit from the top-down with a lovely lace pattern reminiscent of feathers around the yoke. It has the look of an easy-to-wear, classic pullover with just enough detail to keep it interesting.

Yarn
Miss Babs Yowza 100% Superwash Merino wool; 560 yd/8 oz (512 m/225 g) skeins
2 (2, 2, 3, 3, 3, 3, 3, 3) skeins, shown in Chinchilla

Or 820 (950, 1040, 1140, 1240, 1340, 1450, 1550, 1660) yards/750 (869, 951, 1042, 1134, 1225, 1326, 1417, 1518) meters of DK weight yarn.

Finished Measurements
Chest: 35¼ (38½, 41¾, 45, 48¼, 51¾, 55, 58¼, 61½)”/88 (96.5, 104.5, 112.5, 120.5, 129.5, 137.5, 145.5, 154) cm

Shown in 35¼”/88 cm, to be worn with 0-4”/0-10 cm of positive ease.

Needles
US 6 4.0 mm circular needle, 16”/40 cm and 32”/80 cm and 1 set of double-pointed needles or size to obtain gauge

Gauge
Blocked: 22 stitches and 30 rounds = 4”/10 cm in stockinette stitch.
Unblocked: 23 stitches and 30 rounds = 4”/10 cm in stockinette stitch.

Notions
Scrap yarn
Stitch markers (1 should be different from the others to mark beginning of round)
Tapestry needle