Type: Digital Download
Designer: Alexis Winslow
Skill Level: 3 out of 5
Yarn: Hudson + West Co. Forge (70% U.S. Merino / 30% U.S. Corriedale; 235 yds [214 m]; 3.5 oz. [100g]): MC mallard (deep teal), 5 (5, 6, 7, 8, 8) skeins; CC aspen (natural white), 1 skein.
1 (2, 3, 4, 5, 6); 37.5 (41.25, 44.75, 50.5, 56.5, 62)” [96 (105, 113.75, 128.5, 143.5, 157.5) cm] finished chest circumference. Pullover shown measures 41.25” [105 cm] with approximately 5" [12.75 cm] of positive ease on Krista and 10" [25.5 cm] on Maya.
Size A (for body and sleeves): US 7 [4.5] mm: 32” [80 cm] circ and either long circ for magic loop or set of DPNs, per knitter preference.
Size B (for ribbing): US 5 [3.75 mm]: 32” [80 cm] circ and either long circ for magic loop or set of DPNs, per knitter preference.
Size C (optional, collar detail and tubular BO setup row): US 3 [3.25 mm] long circ or set of DPNs.
Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.
Stitch markers or locking stitch markers (m); waste yarn; tapestry needle.
20 sts and 26 rnds = 4” [10 cm] in St st on size A needle, worked in the round.
Stranded knitting; short rows; increasing; decreasing; circular knitting; optional tubular cast on and bind off.
About the Designer
Alexis Winslow is a knitwear designer and author living in Brooklyn, New York. Her designs have a bold, graphic aesthetic and often utilize interesting construction techniques. Alexis is the creative force behind KnitDarling.com and author of the books Graphic Knits (Interweave Press), Homage, and Speckle & Stone (both from Deep South Fibers). Find her on Instagram at @alexiswinslow, and at www.knitdarling.com.