Counterfort Pullover by Melissa J. Goodale

Counterfort Pullover

Knitting
July 2011
DK (11 wpi) ?
23 stitches and 30 rows = 4 inches
in Stockinette
US 4 - 3.5 mm
US 5 - 3.75 mm
1125 - 1625 yards (1029 - 1486 m)
33 (37.75, 41.25, 45.25, 48.75, 53, 56.75)" circumference at underarm
This pattern is available from interweave.com for $6.50.

With its bold geometric yoke pattern, the Counterfort Pullover is destined to be a fall favorite. It’s worked in the round from the top down, making it easy to try on for fit as you knit. Pair it with skinny jeans and ankle boots for a quintessentially fall outfit.

Purple version knit in Willow and Lark Nest appears in Wool Studio 101.

Sizes 33 (37.75, 41.25, 45.25, 48.75, 53, 56.75)“ circumference at underarm.

Yarn Cascade Yarns Cash Vero DK (55% merino, 33% microfiber, 12% cashmere; 125 yd 114 m/50 g):
• #040 rose pink, 9 (10, 11, 12, 13) skeins

Gauge 23 sts and 30 rnds = 4” in St st on larger needle

Tools
• Size 5 (3.75 mm): 16” and 24” circular (cir) needles
• Size 5 (3.75 mm): set of double-pointed needles (dpn)
• Size 4 (3.5 mm): 24” cir needle
• Size 4 (3.5 mm): set of dpn
• Markers (m)
• Stitch holders
• Yarn needle