From His Perspective by Geraldine Freedman

From His Perspective

Knitting
June 2013
Aran (8 wpi) ?
16 stitches and 20 rows = 4 inches
US 9 - 5.5 mm
950 - 1520 yards (869 - 1390 m)
Man's small (medium, large, X-large, 2X-large, 3X-large) Instructions are given for smallest size, with larger sizes in parentheses. When only 1 number is given, it applies to all sizes.
This pattern is available from e-patternscentral.com for $4.99.
Errata available: creativeknittingmagazine.com

Skill Level
Easy

Finished Measurements
Chest: 38 (42, 46, 49, 52, 56) inches
Length: 21 (23, 25, 261/2, 28, 30) inches

Materials

  • Brown Sheep Lamb’s Pride (worsted weight; 85% wool/15% mohair; 190 yds/ 113g per skein): 5 (6, 7, 7, 8, 8) skeins Aran #140
  • Size 9 (5.5mm) straight needles and 24-inch circular needles or size needed to obtain gauge
  • Stitch markers

Gauge
16 sts and 20 rows = 4 inches/10cm in St st.
To save time, take time to check gauge.

This masculine pullover is made on the diagonal, with the sleeves forming an interesting spiral effect that he’ll admire and appreciate.