This sweater is great for the adventurous beginner and is knit in the round. Then is finished by knitting the front and back portions separately and joining the work at the shoulders. The result is a perfect top for the upcoming warmer months.
Suggested yarn is Printed Organic Cotton (100% certified organic) by Blue Sky Fibers
(150 yds per 100g skein)
Needles needed are size US 8 in 16, 24 & 32 inch circular for finishing details
Size US 10 32 for the body of the sweater
gauge is 15 sts over 4 inches on US 10
NOTE: This sweater is intended to fit with 8 to 10 inches in ease.
Yardage needed and finished chest measurements are as follows:
XS - 4 skeins - (bust size 30-32 / finished measurements 40.5 in.)
S - 4 skeins - (bust size 34-36 / finished measurements 44.5 in.)
M - 5 skeins - (bust size 38-40 / finished measurements 47.5 in.)
L - 5 skeins - (bust size 42-44 / finished measurements 50.25 in. )
XL - 5 skeins - (bust size 46-48 / finished measurements 54 in.)
XXL - 6 skeins - (bust size 50 - 52 / finished measurements 57.5 in.)