Top-Down Half-Zip Pullover #166
Yoke shaping occurs at different intervals for front/back and sleeves for most sizes; shaping information is given in a table, with detailed shaping notes. The piece begins with the yoke, then divides for sleeves and body. The body is worked first in the round to the bottom edge, then the sleeves are worked in the round to the cuffs.
The patterns are presented in written format.
Skill Level: Intermediate
Skills Used: Knitting in the round, increasing in pattern, decreasing, working multiple instructions at the same time, sewing in a zipper
Sizes: XXX-Small (XX-Small, X-Small, Small, Medium, Large, 1X, 2X, 3X, 4X, 5X, 6X, 7X, 8X)
Finished Measurements: 33.5 (36.5, 39.5, 42.75, 45.75, 48.75, 51.75, 54.75, 58, 61, 64, 67, 70, 73.25)" bust, with fronts overlapped; intended to be worn with approximately 4" ease
Materials: Worsted weight wool: 1050 (1125, 1200, 1300, 1400, 1500, 1600, 1675, 1775, 1900, 1975, 2075, 2125, 2200) yards. Note: If you increase the length of the Body or Sleeves, be sure to purchase additional yarn.
Model knit in Summit Hill by Kraemer Yarns (100% superwash Merino wool; 100 grams / 230 yards): Adventurine.
Needles and Notions: One size 7 (4.5 mm) circular needle, 32” long or longer, OR SIZE NEEDED TO OBTAIN GAUGE; one set of five size 7 (4.5 mm) double-pointed needles (dpn); stitch markers; waste yarn; matching 7” zipper; sewing needle and thread.
Gauge: In Seeded Rib, 21 sts and 24 rows = 4”/10 cm.