A simple boxy pullover with a few thoughtful details, this is the summer sweater you will reach for time after time. Solis features Shibui Knits Fern held single or Fern and Silk Cloud held double, depending on the fabric you wish you create.
The front and back pieces are worked from the bottom up, and the sleeves are picked up across the armholes so you can easily adjust the length to suit your personal taste.
Additional pattern information shown below photographs. Yarn sold separately.
41¼ (45¼, 49¼, 53¼, 57¼, 61¼)" finished bust circumference
Model wearing size 45¼" with +11¼" ease
100% Organic Cotton
232 yards / 212 meters per 50 g skein
Used Single-Stranded: 6 (6, 7, 8, 9, 9) skeins
Used Held Together with B: 6 (6, 7, 8, 9, 10) skeins
YARN B (optional)
Shibui Silk Cloud
60% Kid Mohair, 40% Silk
330 yards / 300 meters per 25 g skein
4 (5, 5, 6, 6, 7) skeins
Note: Garment may be worked with one strand of Yarn A or one strand each of Yarn A & B held together throughout to achieve pattern gauge. One strand will create a lighter fabric perfect for warmer temperatures and two strands will create a heavier fabric suitable for transitional or cooler temperatures.
Sample photographed in colors Ash (one strand of Yarn A only) and Graphite (one strand each of Yarn A & B held together)
24 stitches and 34 rows = 4" in stockinette stitch with Needle A and EITHER one strand of Yarn A OR one strand each of Yarn A and B held together, after blocking
NEEDLE A (for Main Fabric)
24" circular needle
3.5 mm / US 4 or size needed to obtain gauge listed
NEEDLE B (for Ribbing)
One each 16" and 24" circular needles one size smaller than Needle A
3.25 mm / US 3
NEEDLE C (for Neck Edging)
16" circular needle two sizes smaller than Needle A
3.0 mm / US 2½
Stitch holders or waste yarn, locking markers or coilless safety pins, blunt tapestry needle, blocking wires & T-pins (optional but recommended)
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