Gansey-inspired stitch patterns traverse this knitted sweater from designer Jesie Ostermiller. Knit in the round from the bottom up, this sweater features asymmetrical bottom hems and raglan sleeve shaping.
Stitch pattern is charted.
Shown in size 39¾"
Bust – 34¾(39¾-43¼-46¾-50-53½)"
Length – 23¼(24½-24¾-25¼-25¾-26)"
Note: This garment was designed with approximately 2–4" of ease at the bust. Please take this into consideration when selecting your size.
BERROCO ULTRA WOOL (100 grs): 5(6-7-7-8-9) balls #3301 Cream
NEEDLES AND NOTIONS
32" circular needle, size 6 (4.00 mm) or size to obtain gauge
16" circular needles, sizes 3 (3.25 mm) and 6 (4.00 mm)
1 set (4) double-pointed needles (dpns), size 6 (4.00 mm)
Waste yarn to hold sleeve sts
Stitch markers (see Note)
19 sts and 26 rows = 4" in Broken Rib St
18 sts and 26 rows = 4" in Chevron Chart
17 sts and 26 rows = 4" in St st
To save time, take time to check gauge.
Sweater is worked from the bottom up. Front and back pieces are knit flat for 2" and then joined in the round and worked up to the point where sleeves are joined. The yoke is then worked with raglan shaping up to the collar.