Falling Snow by yellowcosmo

Falling Snow

Knitting
October 2018
Sport (12 wpi) ?
24 stitches and 36 rows = 4 inches
in Stockinette Stitch after blocking
US 3 - 3.25 mm
1375 - 2420 yards (1257 - 2213 m)
30, 33, 36, 39, 42, 45, 48, 51
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A crew neck sweater worked seamless from top down with raglan style sleeves. Colorwork pattern above hem.

Sizes

  • 30 (33, 36, 39, 42, 45, 48, 51). 0 to 3 inches / 0 to 7.5 cm positive ease is recommended.
  • Sample is shown with 1 inch / 2.5 cm positive ease

Yarn

  • Sport Weight.

  • Sample used Cloudborn Superwash Merino Sport Twist (100% Superwash Merino, 200 yards per 100 grams skein)

  • Yarn A - Taupe Heather 1000 (1090, 1190, 1310, 1410, 1540, 1670, 1800) yards / 915 (1000, 1090, 1200, 1290, 1410, 1530, 1645) meters

  • Yarn B1 - Antique White, 120 (130, 140, 150, 160, 175, 185, 200) yards / 110 (120, 130, 140, 150, 160, 170, 180) meters

  • Yarn B2 - Sky Blue, 100 (105, 110, 120, 130, 140, 150, 155) yards / 95 (100, 100, 110, 120, 130, 140, 145) meters

  • Yarn B3 - Autumn Heather, 155 (170, 185, 200, 215, 230, 245, 265) yards / 145 (155, 170, 185, 200, 210, 225, 245) meters

  • Needles

  • US #3 / 3.25 mm circular needle or change needle to obtain gauge in stockinette stitch

  • Also, 1 size larger needle (or change needle to obtain gauge in colorwork stitch)

Gauge

  • 24 sts x 34 rounds = 4” x 4” / 10 cm x 10 cm in stockinette stitch with smaller needle
  • 30 sts x 28 rounds = 4” x 4” / 10 cm x 10 cm in colorwork stitch with larger needle
  • If you cannot get gauge for both stockinette stitch and colorwork stitch, it is more important to get the correct stockinette stitch gauge. Modification notes are added to colorwork sections in pattern for different colorwork gauge than listed with some simple calculations involved.

Skills Required

  • Work in round.
  • Work short rows (to shape neckline).
  • Work stranded colorowork.
  • Make increases (m1L, m1R).
  • Make decreases (k2tog, ssk).
  • Read colorwork chart.

pattern tech edited by Sue Hislop.