Roost Pullover by Amy Christoffers

Roost Pullover

Knitting
October 2021
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
24 stitches and 32 rows = 4 inches
in Stockinette stitch
US 5 - 3.75 mm
US 3 - 3.25 mm
1100 - 2400 yards (1006 - 2195 m)
(35 ½, 38 ½, 42) [45½, 49, 52, 55] {58, 61½, 64½}”
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The colorwork yoke pattern is charted.

The yoke is shaped with short rows. Substitute any method of short row you prefer but take care to adjust the stitch counts as needed.

FINISHED MEASUREMENTS
Bust – (35 ½, 38 ½, 42) 45 ½, 49, 52, 55 ½ {58 ½, 61½, 64 ½}”
Length – (23, 23 ½, 24) 24 ½, 24½, 25, 25 {25½, 25 ½, 26}“ (down center back)
Shown in size 38½” with approximately 3” of ease.

YARN
Jamieson’s of Shetland, Shetland Spindrift 115 yards (105 m/24g): Osprey 238 (MC) (7, 8, 9) 10, 11, 12, 13 {14, 15, 16} skeins;
Yellow Ochre 230 (CC1), Tundra 190 (CC2), Purple Heather 239 (CC3), (1, 1, 1) 1, 1, 1, 2 {2, 2, 2} skeins each; Natural Black 101 (CC4), Eesit 105 (CC5), 1 skein each

NEEDLES and NOTIONS
16” and 29” circular needles, sizes 3 (3.25 mm) and 5 (3.75 mm) or size to obtain gauge
1 set (4) each double pointed needles (dpns), sizes 3 (3.25 mm) and 5 (3.75 mm)
1 stitch marker
Waste yarn to hold sleeve stitches

GAUGE
24 sts and 32 rows = 4” in St st on larger needles
To save time and ensure accurate measurements, take time to check gauge