#19 Hand Motif Pullover by Brandon Mably

#19 Hand Motif Pullover

Knitting
November 2006
yarn held together
Fingering
+ Fingering
= Fingering (14 wpi) ?
20 stitches and 30 rows = 4 inches
in stockinette stitch, larger needles, two strands
US 6 - 4.0 mm
US 3 - 3.25 mm
3480 - 4440 yards (3182 - 4060 m)
Finished Chest 40" - 56" / 101.5 - 142 cm
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Description
“The intarsia handprint on Mably’s whimsical crew neck is the equivalent of a strong handshake. Worked throughout with a double strand of yarn, the pullover has ribbed lower edges, a striped torso and matching drop-shoulder sleeves.”

Skill Level
Intermediate

Materials

  • 13 (14, 15, 16, 18) .88oz/25g balls (each approx 120yd/110m) of Rowan/Westminster Fibers Scottish Tweed 4-Ply (wool) in #19 peat (A)
  • 11 (11, 12, 13, 14) balls in #17 lobster (B)
  • 2 balls in #23 midnight (C)
  • 3 balls in #4 storm gray (D)
  • One pair each size 3 and 6 (3.25 and 4mm) needles OR SIZE TO OBTAIN GAUGE
  • One set (5) size 3 (3.25mm) double-pointed needles (dpns)
  • Stitch markers

Finished Measurements

  • Chest 40 (44, 48, 52, 56)“/101.5 (112, 122, 132, 142)cm
  • Length 26 (26, 26½, 27, 27½)“/66 (66, 67.5, 68.5, 70)cm
  • Upper Arm 20 (20, 21, 21, 22)“/51 (51, 53.5, 53.5, 56)cm

Gauge
20 sts and 30 rows = 4”/10cm over St st in stripe pattern with larger needles and 2 strands held together.