Stilwell by Jared Flood

Stilwell

Knitting
August 2009
Aran (8 wpi) ?
19 stitches and 27 rows = 4 inches
in stockinette stitch with smaller needles
US 8 - 5.0 mm
US 10 - 6.0 mm
31.5 (36.75, 40, 45, 48.5)" circumference at chest
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Stilwell is a fitted pullover with three-quarter-length sleeves and traditional colorwork motifs adorning yoke and cuffs. The placket neck has two button closures and a slightly raised collar. The garment is worked seamlessly in-the-round with raglan yoke shaping. To keep your tension consistent throughout the garment, I recommend switching to needles 2 to 3 sizes larger for working colorwork sections. Proper swatching will reveal what needle sizes gives you the correct gauge of 4.75 stitches per inch.


FINISHED DIMENSIONS
31.5 (36.75, 40, 45, 48.5)“ circumference at chest

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MATERIALS:
Portland Tweed by Classic Elite (50% virgin wool, 25% alpaca, 25% viscose; 50g ball = approx. 120 yards)

  • 6 (7, 7, 8, 9) balls in MC, #5078 Espresso
  • 2 (3, 3, 3, 4) balls in CC, #5054 Barely There Lilac Needles:
  • 29” circular needle each in sizes US 8 & 10 (5 and 6 mm) Or size to obtain gauge

Gauge: 19 sts and 27 rows = 4” in Stockinette St with smaller needle; 19 sts and 19 rows = 4” in Colorwork with larger needle.

Skill Level:
3 of 5