Static Wick Thermal by Paula Pereira

Static Wick Thermal

Knitting
December 2018
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
26 stitches and 49 rows = 4 inches
in Thermal st on larger needle.
US 2½ - 3.0 mm
US 4 - 3.5 mm
1755 - 2574 yards (1605 - 2354 m)
37 (40½, 44¼, 48, 51¾)" circumference at underarm. Pullover shown measures 37"; modeled with 2" of positive ease.
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The stylish Static Wick Thermal insulates without adding uncomfortable bulk. The lower ribbing is worked back and forth in two pieces and joined, then the body is worked in the round to the underarm. The sleeves are worked in the round and are joined to the body to work the circular yoke.

Difficulty Intermediate

Yarn Weight 3

Finished Size 37 (40½, 44¼, 48, 51¾)“ circumference at underarm. Pullover shown measures 37”; modeled with 2” of positive ease.

Yarn HiKoo Simplicity (55% merino superwash wool, 28% acrylic, 17% nylon; 117 yd (107 m)/1¾ oz (50 g)): #027 Nile blue (MC), 10 (11, 12, 13, 15) skeins; #036 silver hair (CC), 5 (5, 6, 6, 7) skeins. Yarn distributed by Skacel.

Needles Size 2½ (3 mm): 16” circular (cir) and set of double-pointed (dpn). Size 4 (3.5 mm): 16”, 24”, and 32” cir and set of dpn. Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.

Notions Markers (m); stitch holders; tapestry needle.

Gauge 26 sts and 49 rnds = 4” in Thermal st on larger needle.

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NOTES

The lower ribbing of this pullover is worked back and forth in two pieces, then the pieces are joined and the body is worked in the round to the underarm. The sleeves are worked separately in the round and the body and sleeves are joined to work the circular yoke.