Swooping Scoop Top by Jessie Mae Martinson (JessieMaed)

Swooping Scoop Top

Knitting
October 2018
Light Fingering ?
14 stitches and 14 rows = 4 inches
in Stockinette
US 9 - 5.5 mm
US 10 - 6.0 mm
US 11 - 8.0 mm
720 - 2040 yards (658 - 1865 m)
XS (S, M, L, 1XL)(2XL, 3XL, 4XL, 5XL) to fit bust measurement of: 28-30 (32-34, 36-38, 40-42, 44-46)(48-50, 52-54, 56-58, 60-62)”
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PATTERN WILL BE RELEASED IN EARLY NOVEMBER 2018

This little sweater is the perfect transition piece for summer to fall. Worked in fingering weight held double at a loose gauge, it’s got a casual vibe with a little bit of warmth for those cool evenings leading up to autumn. You’ll knit this up so quickly, the cold won’t have a chance to sneak up on you!

Pattern Details

SIZES: XS (S, M, L, 1XL)(2XL, 3XL, 4XL, 5XL) to fit bust measurement of:
28-30 (32-34, 36-38, 40-42, 44-46)(48-50, 52-54, 56-58, 60-62)”
Actual measurement of finished garment at bust:
26 (30, 34, 38, 42)(46, 50, 54, 58)”
Choose a size with 2-4” of negative ease.

Materials: Fingering weight yarn held double, circular needles, stitch markers, scrap yarn or stitch holders, removable stitch markers, extra needle for 3-needle bind off, darning needle
Suggested Yarn: (description)

Suggested Needles: US 11 – 8.0 mm circular needles (body)
US 10 – 6.0 mm circular needles (ribbing)
US 9 – 5.5 mm

Gauge: 14 sts & 14 rows per 4x4 square in stockinette

Yardage: CC: 100(110,130,140,150)(160,170,190,200) yards (double this yardage if using fingering weight held double)
MC: 260(310,360,430,500)(560,670,760,840) yards (double this yardage if using fingering weight held double)

Techniques: knitting in the round, bottom up, decreasing, backwards loop cast on, holding stitches, German short rows, 3-needle bind off, mattress stitch, applied i-cord edge, picking up stitches

Special Techniques

Provisional Cast on

Provisional Cast on without crochet hook

German short rows

Three needle bind-off

Mattress Stitch

Applied 2-stitch i-cord