Misty Sweater

Mari Chiba

Sizes 33 (371/4, 41, 45, 49, 53)" bust circumference; shown in size 37 1/4", modeled with 2" of negative ease

Yarn Rowan Pure Wool Worsted (100% superwash wool; 219 yd [200 m]/100 g):

• #150 damson (dark plum, MC) 3 (3, 3, 3, 4, 4) skeins

Rowan Kidsilk Haze Eclipse (66% mohair, 27% silk, 4% polyester, 3% nylon; 219 yd [200 m]/25 g):

• #450 virgo (gold, CC), 2 (2, 2, 2, 3, 3) skeins

Yarn distributed by Westminster Fibers

Gauge 18 sts and 28 rows = 4" in St st with MC on larger needle; 18 sts and 32 rows = 4" in St st with CC on larger needle

Tools

• Size 7 (4.5 mm): 32" circular (cir) needle and set of double-pointed needles (dpn)

• Size 5 (3.75 mm): 16" cir needle

• Markers (m)

• Stitch holders

• Tapestry needle

A sweetheart neckline at the top of a sweater worked in worsted-weight yarn is dramatically set off by a laceweight mohair yarn with a tiny bit of sparkle.

Post a Comment

You must be logged in to post a comment.