This top down raglan turtleneck is knit with fingering weight yarn held double for a thicker worsted weight gauge. The textured turtleneck is knit sideways with diagonal lace, corrugated ridges and seed stitch. The rest of the sweater features wide bands of stockinette stitch stripes finished with twisted rib edges.
Sizes SM, L, XL, XXL
Finished Measurements 3741, 45, 49, 53“ / 94104, 114, 124, 135cm chest circumference. Large 45” / 114cm size is shown with 4” / 10cm of positive ease. Sweater is intended to fit with 2-4” / 5-10cm of positive ease.
Yarn Fingering weight held double
Yardage Color A: 690790, 890, 990, 1090yds/ 631722, 814, 905, 997m Color B: 9001000, 1100, 1200, 1300yds/ 823914, 1006, 1097, 1189m Color C:680780, 880, 980, 1080yds/ 622713, 805, 896, 988m
Needles 40” US 8 / 5mm circular 40” US 7 / 4.5mm circular Magic loop method is used for the top yoke and sleeves.
Tips: 1) When working the Cable Cast On you need to turn your work to the wrong side, knit the Cable Cast On with only yarn A, turn your work back to the right side, and continue with the instructions. 2) The body panel stitches k66 72, 84, 92, 98 are to be worked with two strands of yarn - A + whichever is correct for the sequence of the size that you are knitting.
Brooklyn Tweed LOFT Color A – Storm Cloud Color B – Fossil Color C – Woodsmoke