Not Your Boyfriend's Sweater by Vera Sanon
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Not Your Boyfriend's Sweater

Knitting
June 2011
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
18 stitches = 4 inches
in stockinette stitch
US 5 - 3.75 mm
US 7 - 4.5 mm
1040 - 2200 yards (951 - 2012 m)
XXS (XS, S, M, L, XL, 2XL, 3XL, 4XL, 5XL) - 32 (34, 36, 38, 40, 44, 48, 52, 56, 60)"
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This sweater will sure become one of your favorite summer sweaters. It is great to throw over a t-shirt or tank top when there is a little chill in the air.

It has a 3-4โ€ ease and a figure flattering lace panel in the front and back. The stockinette side gives a visual slimming effect.

It is worked from the top-down which means that the sweater can be tried on as it is being knitted to customize its fit, especially in length.

Size: XXS (XS, S, M, L, XL, 2XL, 3XL, 4XL, 5XL)
Chest Measurement: To fit 32 (34, 36, 38, 40, 44, 48, 52, 56, 60) inch chest. ease.

For sizes 48โ€, 52โ€, 56โ€, & 60โ€ the bicep circumference used for the pattern is 17โ€, 18โ€, 20โ€ & 22โ€ respectively. Special instructions are given in the pattern to ensure the sleeve fits.

Materials:
Cascade Venezia Worsted (70% Merino, 30% Silk) (218 yards/skein) โ€“ 5 (5, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 9, 10, 10) skeins

1 set of US # 7 (4.5 mm) โ€“32โ€ circular needle or needle size to obtain gauge
1 set of US # 7 (4.5 mm) - 16โ€ circular needle or DPN or needle size to obtain gauge
1 set of US # 5 (3.75 mm) - 32โ€ circular needle
1 set of US # 5 (3.75 mm) 16โ€ circular needle or DPN

Tapestry Needle
Stitch Markers
Scrap Yarn for holding stitches

Sizing Tips are included in the pattern for a customized fit.