Wendell Street Pullover by Cheryl Toy

Wendell Street Pullover

Knitting
August 2018
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
36 stitches and 45 rows = 4 inches
in k2, p2 rib, slightly stretched
US 2 - 2.75 mm
1500 - 2750 yards (1372 - 2515 m)
31 (34.75, 38.25, 41, 44.5, 48)" bust circumference
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The form-fitting and feminine Wendell Street Pullover uses gently woven cables and ribbing for a sophisticated, modern take on the traditional cabled pullover. The design is worked from the top down; the cables flow from the stylish funnel neck into the saddle shoulders and down the sleeves.

Difficulty Intermediate

Finished Size 31 (34.75, 38.25, 41, 44.5, 48)“ bust circumference. Pullover shown measures 34.75”; modeled with 2.75” of positive ease.

Yarn Trendsetter Yarns Pure Collection Savona (100% recycled wool; 250 yd / 1.75 oz): #92408 beige tweed, 6 (7, 8, 9, 10, 11) balls.

Needles Size 2 (2.75 mm): 16” and 32” circular and set of double-pointed. Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.

Notions Markers; cable needle; stitch holders; tapestry needle.

Gauge 36 sts and 45 rnds = 4” in k2, p2 rib, slightly stretched; 36 sts of Braid chart = 3” wide; 18 sts of Circle chart = 1 7/8” wide.

Notes This pullover is worked in the round from the top down with saddle-shoulder shaping. The sleeves are worked in the round from the top down. The back neck is shaped with short-rows.

The rib is very stretchy and can accommodate 6” or more of negative ease.