Worthington Gansey

Worthington Gansey

7.00

Originally published by Interweave Knits.

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FINISHED SIZE

35.5 (37.25, 39.25, 41, 43, 44.75, 46.75, 48.5)" bust circumference. Pullover shown measures 37.25", modeled with 3.25" of positive ease..

YARN

Fingering

Shown here:

Spud & Chloë Fine (80% superwash wool, 20% silk; 248 yd [227 m]/21/4 oz [65 g]): #7814 shitake, 6 (6, 6, 6, 7, 7, 8, 8) skeins. Yarn distributed by Blue Sky Alpacas.

NEEDLES

Size 4 (3.5 mm): 16" and 24" circular (cir) and set of double-pointed (dpn).

Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.

NOTIONS

Markers (m, two in a contrasting color); cable needle (cn); stitch holders; tapestry needle.

GAUGE

30 sts and 32 rows = 4" St st rnds

NOTES

The body of this pullover is worked in the round to the underarm, then the front and back are worked separately back and forth. Sts for the sleeves are picked up around the armhole and the sleeves are worked in the rnd from the top down. For the lower body, use the two contrasting markers to mark the beginning

of the rnd and the opposite side. The cable and large tile charts are worked both in rnds and in rows. When working in the rnd, work every chart row as a rightside row. During shaping, if there are not enough stitches to work a complete 4-stitch cable, work the partial cable stitches in St st.