Vermilion Peak Pullover by Jane Howorth

Vermilion Peak Pullover

Knitting
February 2018
Aran (8 wpi) ?
19 stitches and 26 rows = 4 inches
in St st on largest needle
US 6 - 4.0 mm
US 7 - 4.5 mm
US 8 - 5.0 mm
1116 - 2232 yards (1020 - 2041 m)
29 (33.5, 36.25, 39.25, 42.25, 45, 49.5, 53)" chest circumference
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The Vermilion Peak Pullover* blends color and texture in perfect harmony for a classic, outdoorsy, and comfortable menswear sweater. This casual pullover is worked from the top down with raglan shaping.

Difficulty Intermediate

Finished Size 29 (33.5, 36.25, 39.25, 42.25, 45, 49.5, 53)“ chest circumference. Pullover shown measures 36.25”; modeled with 3.75” of negative ease.

Yarn Baa Ram Ewe Dovestone Natural Aran (50% bluefaced Leicester wool, 25% Wensleydale longwool, 25% Masham wool; 185 yd/3.5 oz): #1 ecru (MC), 4 (5, 5, 6, 6, 7, 7, 8) skeins; #5 brown (CC), 2 (2, 2, 3, 3, 3, 3, 4) skeins.

Needles Sizes 6 (4 mm) and 8 (5 mm): 24–40” circular, depending on size you are making, and set of double-pointed. Size 7 (4.5 mm): 16” circular. Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.

Notions Markers; stitch holders; tapestry needle.

Gauge 19 sts and 26 rnds = 4” in St st on largest needle; 22 sts and 26 rnds = 4” in Bark st on largest needle.

Notes This pullover is worked in the round from the top down with raglan shaping.

Not the original published name.