Fuchsia is a very simple yet versatile sleeveless top. It can match easily with your existing garments in your wardrobe.
It is seamlessly worked in the round from top down. The main attractions of the top are the very wide garter stitch stripes neckband and hem, and the cables down the sides of the top.
The construction of this garment is really very simple, makes it a very fast knit. The cables are easy to work, suitable for intermediate knitter or adventurous beginner who wants to try working cables.
XS [S, M, L, XL, XXL, 3XL]
Bust: 30 [34, 38, 42, 46, 50, 54] inch / 76 [86, 96.5, 106.5, 117, 127, 137] cm
Any Sport weight / 5 ply yarn
Color A (main color): 450, 500, 570, 660, 750, 850, 980 yards
Color B (contrast color): 100, 120, 130, 150, 160, 180, 190 yards
Needles and Other Materials:
Circular needle in size US 6 (4.0mm) or size to obtain gauge
Circular needle in size US 4 (3.5mm) for neckband and hem
4 stitch markers, 1 in different color to mark beginning of the round
24 stitches & 28 rows = 4” in stockinette stitch, using larger needle
Pattern updated on July 8, 2016
The matching children version of this pattern: Little Fuchsia.