Buttonbush Pullover by Heather Zoppetti

Buttonbush Pullover

Knitting
February 2019
Aran (8 wpi) ?
18 stitches and 30 rows = 4 inches
in Stockinette Stitch
US 8 - 5.0 mm
1400 - 2240 yards (1280 - 2048 m)
Bust circumference: 33 (36.5, 41, 46, 50, 54, 58)" / 84 (92.5, 104, 117, 127, 137, 147.5) cm; Shown with 5" / 12.5 cm of positive ease

Worked in the round from the bottom up, the two-color brioche collar, cuffs, and hem remind us of the Buttonbush plant. Pullover includes waist shaping and seamless set-in sleeves which are picked up and worked down to the cuffs. Weekend Wool, Green Mountain Spinnery’s classic soft-yet-strong worsted weight yarn, comes in a beautiful rainbow of options, so you will be sure to find your perfect color combination.

Finished Measurements
Bust circumference: 33 (36.5, 41, 46, 50, 54, 58)“ / 84 (92.5, 104, 117, 127, 137, 147.5) cm
Shown with 5” / 12.5 cm of positive ease

Materials
Yarn: Green Mountain Spinnery Weekend Wool (100% wool; 140 yds / 2.12 oz skein), MC: White, 8 (9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 13) skeins; CC: Pine Warbler, 2 (2, 2, 2, 2, 3, 3) skeins
Needles: US Size 8 / 5 mm 24” circular needle plus set of DPNs (or preferred method for working small circumferences)
Notions: Stitch markers, waste yarn or stitch holder, tapestry needle

Gauge
18 sts & 30 rows = 4” / 10 cm in Stockinette Stitch after blocking

At the Spinnery
Print copies available from Green Mountain Spinnery and from One More Row Press

Bringing together a talented group of “friends of the Spinnery”, At the Spinnery takes you to the worker-owned fiber cooperative in Putney, Vermont, where you will find a dozen knitting patterns in almost as many different yarns to outfit you from top to toes in wooly goodness. Visit the Green Mountain Spinnery’s website at spinnery.com to choose the perfect yarns for your project and to order your print copy today.

Designs include:

  • Buttonbush Pullover by Heather Zoppetti
  • Catharus Shawl by Bonnie Sennott
  • Catkins Socks by Amelia Velarde
  • Green Leaf Pullover by Maureen Clark
  • Greenbanks Hollow Cardigan by Amy Herzog
  • Ikinngut Pullover by Jennifer Dassau
  • Millstone Blanket by Kate Salomon
  • Mizuna Shawl by Angela Tong
  • Sap Run Vest by Larisa Demos
  • Sheepscot Pullover by Kathleen Dames
  • Snowmelt Cowl by Cap Sease
  • Thaw Hat by Kathleen Dames

Stitch patterns are charted. Schematics are provided. Information on yarn substitution, chart reading, and finishing is included. Yarns for all patterns provided by Green Mountain Spinnery. Shot on location in Putney, Vermont, by award-winning photographer Gale Zucker.

Brought to you by One More Row Press. Knit like a local™.