Fishies by Sally Melville

Fishies

Knitting
January 2005
SR Kertzer Super 10 Cotton
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
22 stitches and 31 rows = 4 inches
in stockinette stitch on larger needles
US 4 - 3.5 mm
US 5 - 3.75 mm
645 - 895 yards (590 - 818 m)
S (M, L, 1X, 2X)

Another version of the Summer Breeze Top, this one using “the simplest possible introduction to intarsia-from-a-chart.” For a long-sleeved pullover version, see the Fishy Pullover on Ravelry.

Experience:

  • intermediate
  • repetitive stitch pattern
  • little shaping
  • simple finishing

Fit: Oversized fit

Measurements:

  • Chest: 39 (42, 46, 50, 54)“
  • Length: 17.5 (18, 18.5, 19, 19.5)“

Yarn:

  • Light weight cotton or cotton blend
  • Main Color (MC): 440 (500, 560, 625, 690) yds
  • C1: 120 yds
  • C2: 60 yds
  • C3: 20 yds
  • C4: 5 yds

Notions:

  • Nine 5/8” red star buttons
  • Twelve 1/2” yellow star buttons
  • Fourteen 1/4” white buttons for bubbles
  • Six 3/4” MC buttons (for size closure)