Saturn's Rings Pullover by Adrienne Larsen

Saturn's Rings Pullover

Knitting
November 2018
both are used in this pattern
Lace ?
24 stitches and 33 rows = 4 inches
in St st with 1 strand each of MC and CC held tog.
US 6 - 4.0 mm
2461 - 3611 yards (2250 - 3302 m)
31¼ (34¾, 38¾, 42, 46, 51)" circumference at underarm. Pullover shown measures 34¾"; modeled with 4¾" of positive ease.
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Much like the sparkling jewel of our solar system, the Saturn’s Rings Pullover seems to glow from within. This top-down, seamless, circular-yoke sweater shows how easy it is to achieve stunning results with simple techniques and stripes. This sweater is worked by holding a strand of smooth lace yarn with a fuzzy mohair and silk yarn to create a soft, ethereal, and contemporary look sure to please your inner space nerd.

Difficulty Level Intermediate

Finished Size 31¼ (34¾, 38¾, 42, 46, 51)“ circumference at underarm. Pullover shown measures 34¾”; modeled with 4¾“ of positive ease.

Yarn Rowan Fine Lace (80% baby alpaca, 20% merino wool; 437 yd / 1¾ oz): #940 sonata (dark blue; MC), 3 (3, 3, 4, 4, 4) balls. Rowan Kidsilk Haze (70% mohair, 30% silk; 230 yd / ⅞ oz): #660 Turkish plum (dark purple; A), 3 (4, 5, 5, 6, 6) balls; #666 Alhambra (teal; B), 1 (1, 1, 2, 2, 2) ball(s); #680 burnt caramel (orange; C), 1 (1, 2, 2, 2, 2) ball(s); #634 cream (D), 1 ball. Yarns distributed by Sirdar USA.

Needles Size 6 (4 mm): 16” and 32” circular and set of double pointed. Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.

Notions Markers; stitch holders; tapestry needle.

Gauge 24 sts and 33 rnds = 4” in St st with 1 strand each of MC and CC held tog.

NOTES

  • This pullover is worked in the round from the top down.
  • Work with one strand each of main color yarn and a contrasting color yarn held together throughout.
  • When working in Stripe Pattern, break contrasting color yarn at color changes.