Forever WiP Sweater by Lauren Savidge

Forever WiP Sweater

Knitting
September 2020
DK (11 wpi) ?
17 stitches and 21 rows = 4 inches
in Stockinette stitch
US 6 - 4.0 mm
768 - 1812 yards (702 - 1657 m)
XS (S, M, L, XL, 2XL, 3XL, 4XL, 5XL)
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Because aren’t we all a forever work in progress?

This sweater is knit from the top down in one piece with nothing but stockinette stitch, a simple raglan neckline, and NO seaming - can’t beat that!

This pattern is written knowing that people like to read patterns differently. Some prefer focusing on stitch counts. Some prefer tracking row numbers. So I give you it ALL to help suit your pattern reading needs.

This pattern includes a video tutorial for the cast on and bind off edges.

This sweater is designed to have 3 inches of positive ease.

The length of the sweater and the calculated yardage needed for the pattern is designed to stop just below the waist, but you are welcome to continue longer (just make sure to include additional yardage!)

Size:
XS (S, M, L, XL, 2XL, 3XL, 4XL, 5XL)

Finished Measurements:
Bust: 32” (36, 40, 44, 48, 52, 56, 60, 64”)
Length: 19.5” (20, 20.25, 20.5, 20.75, 21, 21, 21.5, 21.5”)

Materials:
This pattern uses Knit A Bit, Crochet Away hand dyed yarn. You can order the yarn here!

768 (870, 968, 1080, 1208, 1382, 1509, 1674, 1812) yards of DK weight 100% superwash merino wool OR
• 208 (230, 256, 286, 319, 365, 399, 443, 479) yards of DK weight 100% superwash merino wool in CC AND
• 578 (640, 712, 795, 888, 1017, 1110, 1232, 1333) yards of DK weight 100% superwash merino wool in MC

Size 6 (US), 4.0 mm double pointed needles
Size 6 (US), 4.0 mm circular needle (16 in)
Stitch markers
Tapestry needle

NOTE: This pattern was not tested for sizes 3XL-5XL. I strive to make my patterns size inclusive to fit many different body types. If you are interested in pattern testing these sizes, please send me a message and I will give you the pattern for free and compensate you with an additional pattern of your choice upon completion. Thank you for your interest and I look forward to working with you!