Wheaten Pullover by Joann Rogers

Wheaten Pullover

Knitting
August 2014
Aran (8 wpi) ?
18 stitches and 24 rows = 4 inches
in St st on smaller needle; 16 sts and 30 rows = 4" in Stamen st patt on larger needle.
US 10 - 6.0 mm
US 11 - 8.0 mm
820 - 1312 yards (750 - 1200 m)
39 (43, 47, 51, 55, 59)" bust circumference. Pullover shown measures 43", modeled with 10" of positive ease.
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Designer Joann Rogers

Finished Size 39 (43, 47, 51, 55, 59)“ bust circumference. Pullover shown measures 43”, modeled with 10” of positive ease.

Yarn Cascade Yarns Eco Cloud (70% undyed merino wool, 30% undyed alpaca; 164 yd 150 m/3 1/2 oz 100 g): #1802 ecru, 5 (6, 6, 7, 8, 8) hanks.

Needles Neckband, saddle shoulders, sleeves and bottom edging—size 10 (6 mm): 20” circular (cir). Front and back—size 11 (8 mm): 30” cir. Adjust needle size if neces­sary to obtain the correct gauge.

Notions Markers (m); removable m; stitch holders; tapestry needle.

Gauge 18 sts and 24 rows = 4” in St st on smaller needle; 16 sts and 30 rows = 4” in Stamen st patt on larger needle.

A slip-stitch pattern gives the body of the Wheaten Pullover its cushy fabric and mesh appearance. Worked in an alpaca chainette, this sweater is cozy, rich, and simple in styling.