Newport Pullover by Hélène Rush

Newport Pullover

Knitting
February 2016
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
20 stitches and 29 rows = 4 inches
in Stockinette St
US 7 - 4.5 mm
1197 - 1894 yards (1095 - 1732 m)
Finished Bust: 33.5 (37.5, 41.5, 49.5, 53.5) in.
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The Newport Pullover uses a variety of construction techniques to keep you moving right along. The pullover begins with the bottom band, knit side to side and overlapping at the center back with a button closure. The upper section is then picked up and knit in the round to the underarms. Sleeves are then cast on and worked back and forth to the shoulders. Shoulders are joined with a 3-needle bind off the the neckline is finished with a button accent.

You will need: 1000 to 1500 yds of the main color
197 to 394 yds of the contrasting color
2 ring markers
2 buttons, size 3/4”
one pair straight and one 30” circular needle in size to obtain gauge.

Errata 5/23/16: The 6th size of the Bottom Band length is missing, it should be 57 inches.