Cable Column Pullover by Ashwini Jambhekar

Cable Column Pullover

May 2019
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
25 stitches and 25 rows = 4 inches
in rib pattern of Chart A alternating with 3 reverse stockinette stitches, with larger needles
US 5 - 3.75 mm
US 7 - 4.5 mm
1095 - 1971 yards (1001 - 1802 m)
XS (S, M, L, 1X, 2X, 3X)
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I started this design with the large cable panel at the center front. It reminded me of columns from ancient Greek architecture, so I expanded on this theme with very linear rows of cable ribbing. The straight lines of the all-over pattern and square neckline are softened by subtle waist shaping that takes place invisibly between ribs of the cable pattern. The fabric is quite stretchy, giving the sweater a comfy, relaxed fit while still looking sleek and tidy.