Crest Pullover by Donna Estin

Crest Pullover

Knitting
July 2023
DK (11 wpi) ?
24 stitches and 34 rows = 4 inches
in over Peaks chart on larger needles.
US 5 - 3.75 mm
1358 - 2522 yards (1242 - 2306 m)
37 (41, 45, 49, 53, 57, 61, 65)" circumference at underarm.
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This pattern is available from interweave.com for $7.99.

Color blocking and changing textures keep this pullover interesting, while twisted stitches continue from bottom to top. The Crest Pullover showcases a mountain-inspired openwork motif in a light shade that shifts to a dark tone with reverse stockinette stitch. The relaxed neckline and long sleeves make it comfortable enough for everyday wear.

Finished size 37 (41, 45, 49, 53, 57, 61, 65)“ circumference at underarm. Pullover shown measures 45”; modeled with 3½ “ of positive ease.

Yarn Fibra Natura Kingston Tweed (50% wool, 25% alpaca, 25% viscose; 194 yd 177 m/1¾ oz 50 g): #106
Olivine (MC), 4 (5, 6, 6, 7, 7, 8, 8) hanks; #114 Serpentine (CC) , 3 (3, 4, 4, 4, 4, 5, 5) hanks. Yarn distributed by Universal Yarn.

Needles Size 5 (3.75 mm) : straight and 16” circular (cir) . Size 6 (4 mm): straight. Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.

Notions Markers (m); stitch holders; tapestry needle.

Gauge 24 sts and 34 rows = 4” over Peaks chart on larger needles ; 24 sts and 32 rows = 4” in rev St st on smaller needles.

NOTES
• For techniques you don’t know, please visit our online knitting glossary at www.interweave.com/interweave-knitting-glossary.

• This pullover is worked back and forth in pieces from the bottom and seamed.

• There is a 2-stitch stockinette st selvage on all pieces. Maintain this selvage throughout.