#14 Flame Chevron Pullover by Martha Lambertsen

#14 Flame Chevron Pullover

Knitting
March 1989
Super Bulky (5-6 wpi) ?
3.75 stitches and 5.33 rows = 1 inch
in flame chevron pattern
US 10 - 6.0 mm
US 7 - 4.5 mm
1100 - 1265 yards (1006 - 1157 m)
32-34 (36, 38-40)"/ 81-86 (91, 96-101)cm
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Boxy oversized pullover in “flame chevron” eyelet stitch pattern with angled armholes and round neck. Cuffs, hem and neck are trimmed with ribbing. The flame chevron pattern is both charted and written.

Finished measurements:
Bust at underarm 42 (45.5, 49)“/ 104 (113, 123)cm
Length 25.75 (26.5, 27.27)”/ 65.5 (67.5, 69)cm
Sleeve width at upper arm 18.5 (19.5, 21)“/46 (48.5, 52.5)cm

Gauge is specified as 15 st to 4 inches/10cm and 24 rows to 4.5 inches/11.5cm over flame chevron pattern using size 10 (6.5mm) needles.

Original pattern specifies 20 (21, 23) balls (approx 55 yds/50m each) of Tahki Creole.

From Vogue Knitting, Spring/Summer 1989:
“Martha Lambertsen decorates an oversized pull with angled armholes and all-over waves of diamond lattice and eyelet lace.”