Paintbox by Sarah Cooke

Paintbox

Knitting
January 2018
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
20 stitches and 28 rows = 4 inches
in Texture Stitch using larger needle
US 6 - 4.0 mm
US 7 - 4.5 mm
1000 - 1700 yards (914 - 1554 m)
XS(S, M, L, XL)
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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.

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

Finished Bust Measurements: 32(36, 40, 44, 48) inches / 81(91.5, 101.5, 112, 122) cm

It is intended to be worn with approx. 2-4 inches / 5-10 cm positive ease. Choose a size up to 4 inches / 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 yards):
(A) Navy x 2 skeins
(B) Peacock Green x 1(1, 2, 2, 2) skeins
(C) Silver Heather x 3(4, 4, 5, 5) skeins

Or approx. 250(280, 320, 350, 400) yards of Colour A, 190(220, 250, 270, 310) yards of Colour B and 650(720, 810, 900, 1020) yards of Colour C in a worsted weight yarn.

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