Paintbox by Sarah Cooke

Paintbox

Knitting
January 2018
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
20 stitches and 28 rows = 4 inches
in Texture Stitch Pattern using larger needle
US 6 - 4.0 mm
US 7 - 4.5 mm
1090 - 2100 yards (997 - 1920 m)
XS(S, M, L, XL, 2XL, 3XL)
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Paintbox is a fun colour block pullover worked in a simple texture stitch pattern. It is knit seamlessly from the top down with raglan shaping for the sleeves and gentle waist shaping for a flattering fit.

Sizes:
XS(S, M, L, XL, 2XL, 3XL)

Finished Bust Measurements:
32(36, 40, 44, 48, 52, 56) inches / 80(90, 100, 110, 120, 130, 140) cm

It is intended to be worn with approx. 2-4 inches / 5-10 cm positive ease. Choose a size that is 2-4 inches / 5-10 cm larger than your actual bust measurement. Shown in size S with 2 inches / 5 cm positive ease.

Skills Required:
Knit in the round
Pick up stitches

Yarn:
Cascade Yarns 220 Superwash Merino (100% merino – 100g/220 yd skein):
(A) Navy x 2(2, 2, 2, 3, 3, 3) skeins
(B) Peacock Green x 1(1, 2, 2, 2, 2, 2) skeins
(C) Silver Heather x 3(4, 4, 5, 5, 5, 6) skeins

Or approx. 250(280, 320, 370, 450, 500, 550) yds / 230(255, 295, 340, 410, 460, 505) m of Colour A, 190(220, 250, 270, 300, 330, 350) yds / 175(200, 230, 245, 275, 300, 320) m of Colour B and 650(720, 800, 900, 1000, 1100, 1200) yds / 595(660, 730, 825, 915, 1005, 1100) m of Colour C in a worsted weight yarn.

Needles & Notions:
​US 6 (4mm) 24 inch (60 cm) circular needle and set of double pointed needles
US 7 (4.5mm) 24 inch (60 cm) circular needle and set of double pointed needles
Yarn needle
4 stitch markers
Waste yarn