Laguna Pullover by Irina Anikeeva

Laguna Pullover

Knitting
May 2019
Sport (12 wpi) ?
20 stitches and 32 rows = 4 inches
in St st on larger needle; 20 sts of Body chart = 3½ " wide.
US 5 - 3.75 mm
US 6 - 4.0 mm
1235 - 1976 yards (1129 - 1807 m)
38 (41½, 45¼, 48¾, 52½, 56)"
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Tubular Cast On for k1, p1 ribbing.

Errata: On the Body, after working k1, p1 rib for 1” and before starting the Body chart, change to the larger circular needle.

The Laguna Pullover features a half-brioche stitch pattern at the body edge and cuffs of the three-quarter sleeves. The body is worked in the round from the lower edge to the underarm, then the front and back are worked separately; the sleeves are worked in the round from the top down.

Difficulty Intermediate

Yarn Weight 2

Finished Size 38 (41½, 45¼, 48¾, 52½, 56)“ circumference at underarm. Pullover shown measures 41½”; modeled with 10” of positive ease.

Yarn Purl Soho Mulberry Merino (80% extrafine merino wool, 20% mulberry silk; 247 yd 226 m/3½ oz 100 g): #1233MM baby fawn, 5 (6, 6, 7, 7, 8) skeins.

Needles Sizes 5 (3.75 mm) and 6 (4 mm): 24” circular (cir) and set of double-pointed (dpn). Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.

Notions Markers (m); removable m; stitch holders; spare 24” cir needle size 5 (3.75 mm) or smaller; size F/5 (3.75 mm) crochet hook; waste yarn for provisional CO; tapestry needle.

Gauge 20 sts and 32 rnds = 4” in St st on larger needle; 20 sts of Body chart = 3½“ wide.

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NOTES

• The body of this pullover is worked in the round from the lower edge to the underarm, then the front and back are worked separately back and forth. After the shoulders are seamed, sleeve stitches are picked up and the sleeves are worked in the round from the top down.

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