My Cart (0)

Strands Of Pearl Pullover

Worked in the round / Bead embellishment
eProject
$5.50

Availability: Download Now

$5.50

Click on image to zoom

Description
This classically-styled yoke pullover is worked in the round and features large and small cables alternating with areas of plain stockinette stitch. Decreases are worked in the plain areas to shape the yoke.
Details
Finished Size: 34 1/2 (38 1/2, 42 1/4, 46)" (87.5 [98, 107.5, 117] cm) bust/chest circumference. Sweater shown measures 38 1/2" (98 cm).
Yarn: Rowan True 4-ply Botany (100% wool; 155 yd [140 m]/50 g): #545 Snowdrop, 8 (8, 9, 11) balls.
Yarn weight: #1 - Super Fine
Gauge: 25 sts and 30 rnds = 4" (10 cm) in circular St st on larger needle.
Needles: Body and Sleeves—Size 5 (3.75 mm): 16" and 24" (40 and 60 cm) circular (cir); Edgings—Size 3 (3.25 mm): 16" and 24" (40 and 60 cm) cir and double-pointed (dpn). Adjust needle sizes if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.
Notions: Cable needle (cn); markers (m); stitch holders; size 0 (3.25 mm) steel crochet hook; four 3/8" (1 cm) JHB International buttons: #11260 Frosty Full Balls; about 550 4-mm round pearl beads; about 550 oval (3 mm - 6 mm) pearl beads.
Originally Published: Interweave Knits Fall 1998

SKU: EP0792

Author/Speaker/Editor: Diane Zangl

Format: eProject

Customer Reviews

Strands Of Pearl Pullover (EP0792) Review by Diane Uczekaj

Gorgeous sweater, absolutely TERRIBLE pattern instructions for the neckline. Vague, makes LOTS of assumptions, the "do the same for the right as for the left, only in reverse" is an AWFUL way to write a pattern.

(Posted on 9/23/11)