Helix Pullover by Jessie Maed Designs

Helix Pullover

July 2023
Sport (12 wpi) ?
16 stitches and 28 rows = 4 inches
in Ribbed Lace
US 6 - 4.0 mm
US 5 - 3.75 mm
650 - 1350 yards (594 - 1234 m)
(XS, S, M)[L, 1X, 2X]{3X, 4X, 5X} to fit chest measurement of: (28, 32, 36)[40, 44, 48]{52, 56, 60}" (71, 81.5, 91.5)[101.5, 112, 122]{132, 142, 152.5}cm
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Here we have a breezy lace pullover with a slinky 70s vibe. As elegant layered over your bathing suit or favorite thrifted maxi dress as it is styled with your coolest denim, this silky sweater will take you from summer into fall in a super sexy way.

All of my patterns are #SizeInclusive through a 62” chest.

(XS, S, M)L, 1X, 2X{3X, 4X, 5X} to fit chest measurement of:
(28, 32, 36)40, 44, 48{52, 56, 60}“
(71, 81.5, 91.5)101.5, 112, 122{132, 142, 152.5} cm

Garment Full Chest Measurement:
(31.5, 36, 40.5)45, 49.5, 54{58.5, 63, 67.5}”
(80, 91.5, 103)114.5, 125.5, 137{148.5, 160, 171.5} cm

This top is designed with 1.5-7.5”/4-19 cm of positive ease at the full chest. To choose your size, add 1.5-7.5”/4-19 cm to your full chest measurement depending on if you prefer a more fitted or loose garment. You can also go up another size for an even more relaxed fit.

Suggested Yarn
Magpie Fibers Equinox Sport
(65% Silk, 35% Linen, 365yds/115g) Spicy Beaver Colorway

KnitPicks Samia
(80% Cupro, 20% Mulberry Silk, 188yds/50g)

KnitPicks Lindy Chain
(70% Linen, 30% Cotton, 180yds/50g)

Please use any yarn with which you can achieve gauge! Anything from a heavy fingering to DK weight will work beautifully, and fibers and blends with some amount of drape will shine.

Suggested Needles
US 6 (4.00mm) 32”-40” circular needles, plus preferred needles for small circumference knitting

US 5 (3.75mm) 32”-40” circular needles, plus preferred needles for small circumference knitting

16 sts & 28 rows / 4”(10cm), ribbed lace in the round, blocked

Yarn Requirements
(650, 700, 775)850, 950, 1050{1150, 1250, 1350} yds
(594, 640, 708)777, 868, 960{1051, 1143, 1234} m

Stitch markers, scrap yarn or stitch holders, darning needle

Lace knitting, knitting in the round, increasing, German short rows, picking up stitches, blocking

This design is knit seamlessly from the top down with shoulder short row shaping. Stitches are picked up for sleeves and neckline.