Lucy Sweater by Joan Forgione

Lucy Sweater

Knitting
June 2018
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
20 stitches and 27 rows = 4 inches
in K2, P2 Rib
US 8 - 5.0 mm
1281 - 2013 yards (1171 - 1841 m)
37 (40, 44, 48.25, 53, 57, 62.5)" bust circumference
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This pattern is available from interweave.com for $6.50.

The Lucy Sweater is an elegant yet down-to-earth piece featuring allover ribbing and cables that travel up the center of the front, create V-neck edges, and line the split hem.

Designer Joan Forgione

Difficulty Intermediate

Finished Size 37 (40, 44, 48.25, 53, 57, 62.5)“ bust circumference. Pullover shown measures 44”; modeled with 13” of positive ease.

Yarn Tahki Yarns Donegal Tweed (100% pure new wool; 183 yd / 3.5 oz): #884 light gray, 7 (8, 8, 9, 10, 10, 11) skeins. Yarn distributed by WEBS.

Needles Size 8 (5 mm). Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.

Notions Markers; cable needle; stitch holder; tapestry needle.

Gauge 20 sts and 27 rows = 4” in K2, P2 Rib; 38 sts of Center Cable chart = 4.5” wide.

Notes This pullover is worked back and forth in pieces from the bottom up and seamed.