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Dainty Pinstripes Pullover

Flaring slip-stitch pinstripes create flattering lines on this pullover
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Description
Working with just one color on every row, the designer carries slip stitches up the bodice of this pullover to provide shape and structure. High ribbing, carefully placed darts, and a drapey alpaca blend add up to everyday refinement.
Details
Finished Size: 31 1/2 (36, 40 1/2, 45, 49 1/2)" bust circumference. Sweater shown measures 36", modeled with about 2" positive ease.
Yarn: Blue Sky Alpacas Alpaca Silk (50% alpaca, 50% silk; 146 yd [133 m]/50 g): #115 oyster (MC), 6 (7, 8, 9, 10) skeins; #132 ginger (CC), 3 (3, 4, 4, 5) skeins.
Yarn weight: #3 - Light
Gauge: 35 sts and 35 rows = 4" in 1x1 rib on smaller needles with rib relaxed; 27 sts and 40 rows = 4" in 1x1 rib on smaller needles with rib stretched so purl columns appear about half the width of knit columns; 28 1/2 sts and 40 rows = 4" in pinstripe patt on larger needles.
Needles: Body and sleeves-size 4 (3.5 mm): 16", 24", and 32" circulars (cir), and set of double-pointed (dpn). Ribbing- size 3 (3.25 mm): 24" or 32" circular (cir), and set of dpn. Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.
Notions: Markers (m).
Originally Published: Interweave Knits, Winter 2008

SKU: EP1853

Author/Speaker/Editor: Emilee Mooney Scott

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