Rainbow Hearts for Grown-ups by Elizabeth Sullivan

Rainbow Hearts for Grown-ups

Knitting
October 2021
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
19 stitches and 25 rows = 4 inches
in pattern, worked in the rnd, after blocking
US 7 - 4.5 mm
1125 - 2080 yards (1029 - 1902 m)
35¼ (40½, 45½, 50½, 55½, 60¾, 65¾, 75¾)"
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This non-gendered sweater is knit seamlessly from the top down with compound raglan shaping and a stranded colourwork pattern of rainbow hearts.

The pattern is #SizeInclusive and written for eight sizes with a finished chest range of 35¼-70¾“ and includes options to lengthen the body and sleeves for tall sizes. Each size has its own set of easy-to-follow charts with the shaping included.

This sweater is designed to be worn with 2-6”/5-15cm of ease. Size 50½“/ 126.5cm is shown modeled with approximately 5-6”/13-15cm positive ease.

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Finished Measurements
Chest: 35¼ (40½, 45½, 50½, 55½, 60¾, 65¾, 70¾)“
Length: 24¾ (25, 25½, 26, 26¼, 26½, 27¼, 28)” or desired
length. Pattern includes option to lengthen for tall sizes.

Yarn
Worsted weight yarn: 735 (825, 920, 1050, 1145, 1225, 1320,
1420) in MC, 65 (70, 80, 85, 95, 100, 105, 110) yds each in 6
rainbow colours

Shown in Sweet Paprika Winfield (100% Canadian wool; 4
oz/110g, 245 yds/224m), 3 (4, 4, 5, 5, 6, 6, 6) skeins Fog (MC),
and 1 skein each in Red Velvet (A), Sugar Maple (B), Propolis
(C), Hinterlands (D), Dusk (E), and Northern Sky (F).
OR one Winfield 55g Rainbow Set (set of six 55g, 122 yd
mini-skeins)

Needles
Size 7 (4.5mm) circular needle, 16”/40cm long
Size 7 (4.5mm) circular needle, 32-48”/60-80cm long
Size 7 (4.5mm) set of double-pointed needles

Notions
Stitch markers (8 + 1 beg-of-rnd marker)
Smooth waste yarn
Yarn needle

Gauge
19 sts and 24 rnds = 4”/10cm in Rainbow Heart pattern and
Stockinette stitch, worked in the rnd, after wet blocking.