Linear by Sarah Cooke


by Sarah Cooke
March 2015
DK (11 wpi) ?
22 stitches and 28 rows = 4 inches
in Stockinette Stitch
US 4 - 3.5 mm
US 6 - 4.0 mm
1000 - 1500 yards (914 - 1372 m)
XS(S, M, L, XL)
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Linear is a seamless pullover with set in sleeves and a stripe pattern on the body. It is worked in the round, from the top down.

XS(S, M, L, XL)

Finished Measurements:
Bust: 30(34, 38, 42, 46) inches / 76(86, 96.5, 106.5, 117) cm

It is intended to be worn with approx. 0-2 inches / 0-5 cm positive ease. Choose a size up to 2 inches / 5 cm larger than your actual bust measurement.

Skills Required:
Increases and decreases
Knit in the round
Pick up stitches
Short row shaping
Provisional Cast On (Optional)

DK weight yarn 100g / 250 yd skein:
Main colour (MC) x 4(4, 4, 5, 5) skeins
Contrasting colour (CC) x 1 skein

Needles & Notions:
US 4 (3.5mm) 24” (60cm) circular needle and set of double pointed needles
US 6 (4mm) 24” (60cm) circular needle and set of double pointed needles
Yarn needle
2 stitch markers
Waste yarn

The front and back pieces are worked separately from the shoulders to the underarms where they are joined and the body is worked in the round with shaping. Stitches are picked up from the armholes and the sleeves are knit down with short row shaping for the sleeve caps. Finally stitches are picked up to work the neck band.