Men's Sailing Sweater by Claudia Finlay

Men's Sailing Sweater

Knitting
September 2011
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
19.5 stitches and 20 rows = 4 inches
in Twisted Rib Traveling Cable
US 6 - 4.0 mm
US 7 - 4.5 mm
1199 - 1635 yards (1096 - 1495 m)
Small/Medium (Medium/Large, XLarge, 2XLarge)
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Finished Measurements
Chest: 44.25 (49.25, 54.25, 59) in /112.5 (125, 138, 150) cm
Length: 25.5 (26.25, 27.5, 28.5) in /65 (66.5, 70, 72) cm

Materials

  • 11 (12, 14, 15) 1 3/4 oz/50 g skeins (approx 109 yd/100 m) of Zealana Yarns Aspire Heron (80% Merino/20% Possum) in Cloud Blue.
  • Size #6 (4 mm) straight, 24 in/60 cm and 32 in/80 cm circular needles
  • Size #7 (4.5 mm) straight, 24 in/60 cm and 32 in/80 cm circular needles or size needed to obtain gauge
  • One set sizes #6 (4 mm) double-pointed needles (dpns)
  • Stitch markers
  • Stitch holders
  • Cable needle (cn)
  • Yarn needle

Additional Gauge Information
19.5 sts and 20 rows to 4 in/10 cm over Twisted Rib Traveling Cable Pattern using size 7 (4.5mm) needles. Take time to check gauge.

Pattern comes explained in rounds or flat, with charts and written instruction + schemata + photos.

I have re-worked the whole pattern description and eliminated all mistakes in April 2018.