Okemo Pullover

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Kirsten Singer

The graphic mosaic stitch is an easy way to incorporate colorwork into your knitting without having to hold more than one color at a time. With a boxy shape and simple solid sleeves, this sweater is a great project for tackling mosaic knitting for the first time.

Finished Size 33 (38½, 44, 49, 54½, 60)” bust circumference. Pullover shown measures 38½”, modeled with 4″ of positive ease.

Yarn Cascade Yarns Cascade 220 Sport (100% Peruvian highland wool; 164 yd [150 m]/1¾ oz [50 g]): #8010 natural (A), 3 (3, 4, 4, 5, 6) balls; #4002 jet (B), 5 (5, 6, 6, 7, 8) balls.

Needles Bands—size 4 (3.5 mm): 16″ circular (cir). Body—size 6 (4 mm). Sleeves—size 5 (3.75 mm). Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.

Notions Markers (m); tapestry needle.

Gauge 21 sts and 42 rows = 4″ in charted patt on largest needles; 22 sts and 30 rows = 4″ in St st on medium sized needles.

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