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This turtleneck is the perfect blend of fabric and shape − an updated twist on the classic ribbing of a fisherman’s sweater with a modern cropped hemline, flattering waist shaping, and extra long collar and sleeves.

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Photos © Brooklyn Tweed. Collection: Brooklyn Tweed Winter 2013

PDF Pattern: $8.00 US

 

MATERIALS
Approximately 1040 (1175, 1285, 1435, 1570, 1710) yards of worsted weight wool yarn
8 (9, 10, 11, 12, 13) skeins of Brooklyn Tweed Shelter (100% American Targhee-Columbia wool; 140 yards/50 g)
Photographed in color Soot

GAUGE
Working Gauge:
23 stitches & 32 rounds = 4” in Twisted Rib Pattern with Size A Needles, before blocking

Finished Gauge:
22 stitches & 32 rounds = 4” in Twisted Rib Pattern with Size A Needles, after blocking

NEEDLES
Size A (Gauge Needle):
One each 32”, 24”, and 16” long circular needles and one set of double-pointed needles (DPNs) in size needed
to obtain gauge listed
Suggested Size: 5 mm (US 8)

Size B (for Tubular Cast On only):
One 32” circular needle and 1 set of double-pointed needles (DPNs) one size smaller than Size A needles
Suggested Size: 4½ mm (US 7)

If using the Magic Loop method for working Sleeves in the round, the 32” circular needles can be used and the DPNs omitted.

FINISHED DIMENSIONS
34¼ (37¾, 41½, 45, 48¾, 52¼)” bust circumference
Intended Ease: + 2-4”
Sample shown is size 37¾” with + 3¾” ease on model

SKILL LEVEL
3 of 5