Solaris Sweater by Tash Goodson

Solaris Sweater

Knitting
May 2022
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
22 stitches and 34 rows = 4 inches
in stockinette st, on larger needles, blocked
US 3 - 3.25 mm
US 5 - 3.75 mm
1310 - 2531 yards (1198 - 2314 m)
A (B, C, D, E, F, G)(H, I, J, K, L, M).
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Solaris is a full-length sweater, with a round yoke inspired by the rays of the sun. This is an easy circular yoke, top-down sweater with a rolled neckline and mock-cables. Designed to be a little oversized with 1-4” of positive ease at the bust.

Sizes: A (B, C, D, E, F, G)(H, I, J, K, L, M). #sizeinclusive

Finished Bust Circumference: 36.25 (37.5, 41.5, 43.25, 45, 49.75, 53)(55.75, 57, 59.25, 62.25, 64.25, 67)” / 91 (95.5, 103.5, 108, 112.5, 124.5, 132.5)(139, 142.5, 148, 155.5, 161, 167.5) cm.

Note: Sizes listed are the actual finished sweater measurements. Choose the sweater size that is 3-6” / 7.5-15 cm larger than your actual bust circumference. Shown with 4” / 10 cm ease. See schematic on page 6 for additional measurements.

MATERIALS

Yarn: Esteresa Yarn Creations, Virgo Sock, 100% superwash Merino, fingering weight, 355 yds / 325m per 100g
Colorway: Dune

Or fingering or sport weight yarn in the following amounts:
MC: 1310 (1420, 1480, 1540, 1650, 1760, 1870)(1980, 2090, 2200, 2310, 2420, 2530) yds / 1198 (1300, 1354, 1409, 1510, 1610, 1710)(1810, 1912, 2013, 2113, 2214, 2314) m.

Needles: (Note: Swatch to determine what sizes you need to use. Needle sizes are only a suggestion.) Needle A: US 3 / 3.25 mm DPNs or 16” (40 cm) circular (neckline), matching set DPNs (for cuff), and 24” (60 cm) or longer circular for waistband. Needle B: US 5 / 3.75 mm DPNs and 32” (80 cm) or longer circular needle for body and magic looping sleeves.

Notions: Two different stitch markers, tapestry needle.

Gauge: 22 sts and 34 rnds = 4 inches (10 cm) in stockinette st, in the round, on size B needles.