The Pleasantville Pullover from Lion Model Yarn is a fairly traditional trying round yoke, colorwork design. It makes use of 4 colours and is labored within the spherical from the highest down.
The colorwork designs are fairly easy, and principally accomplished with slipped stitches (that means you’re nonetheless solely working with one colour at a time) so it is a good one to strive in the event you’ve by no means accomplished colorwork earlier than. The sample is written out and there are charts in the event you’re studying how one can learn charts or simply choose them.
There’s extra colorwork on the backside of the sweater and on the sleeves for a enjoyable look. You can even use leftovers from different initiatives for among the colorwork. Whereas the sample makes use of the identical colours on the underside and sleeves as had been used within the yoke, you might use completely different colours there, or completely different shades of the identical colours if you wish to. It’s your sweater so you are able to do what you need!
It requires Lion Model Native Grown, which as of this writing is a brand new product for them. It’s a 100% wool yarn that’s produced from America-raised and proven sheep and that’s additionally processed in the US. It is available in 15 colours that every one look nice collectively, so it’s a sensible choice for colorwork initiatives. And since its worsted weight you’re positive to seek out numerous other ways you wish to use it.
The sweater is available in three sizes and may be worn with plenty of ease or much less as you want. The smallest dimension has a chest measurement of round 40 inches, whereas the most important is 58 inches. It’s rated straightforward however it will be useful to have consolation with working within the spherical earlier than casting on.
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