Pink Lemonade by Patty Lyons

Pink Lemonade

Knitting
June 2019
Sport (12 wpi) ?
20 stitches and 20 rows = 4 inches
in St st on larger needles
US 1 - 2.25 mm
US 3 - 3.25 mm
656 - 1148 yards (600 - 1050 m)
34 (37, 40, 44, 48, 52, 56)” [86.5 (94, 101.5, 118, 122, 132, 142) cm]
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Worthy of Note
Limeade is worked flat in pieces. The front and back begin with a folded hem, and the back is designed to be longer than the front.

The sleeves are shaped with increases and a slipped stitch pattern finishes the edge as you knit.

The neckband is picked up and worked after the shoulders are seamed.

YARN
BC Garn Lino (100% linen; 164 yds/50 gm skein): magenta (44, 4 (4, 5, 5, 6, 6, 7) skeins.
GAUGE
20 sts + 30 rows = 4” (10 cm) in drop stitch patt on smaller needles, after blocking.
20 sts + 30 rows = 4” (10 cm) in St st on larger needles, after blocking.
NEEDLES
1 – 32” (80 cm) US 1 (2.25 mm) circular.
1 – 32” (80 cm) US 3 (3.25 mm) circular.
Check your gauge and adjust needle size(s) accordingly if necessary.
NOTIONS
Stitch markers, tapestry needle.
SIZE
34 (37, 40, 44, 48, 52, 56)” 86.5 (94, 101.5, 118, 122, 132, 142) cm bust circumference. Sweater is designed to be worn with 2–4” (5–10 cm) positive ease. Sample shown measures 34” (86.5 cm) and is modeled on a 30” (76 cm) bust. Please see schematic for more detailed finished measurements.
SKILLS
Knitting, purling, increasing.

Images: Jack Deutsch