Fresco

Garter Stitch Pullover

by Shellie Anderson

Fresco accentuates the sophistication of your wardrobe. Upturned cuffs add a graceful flair to the sleeves, and a notched hem highlights the elegant geometry of this lyrical garter stitch pullover.

Skill Level

Intermediate

MATERIALS

Shibui Knits Birch

100% Extra Fine Merino
262 yds / 50 g
6 (6, 7, 7, 7, 8, 8) skeins
Shown in Bordeaux

Gauge

23 sts & 39 rows = 4" in Garter Stitch after blocking, with 1 strand of Birch, on size 5 needles or size needed to obtain gauge

Needles

Size 4 (3.5 mm) needles
Size 5 (3.75 mm) needles
Spare size 5 needle for 3-Needle Bind-Off

Size

XS (S, M, M/L, L, XL, XXL)
To fit bust size 32.5 (34.5, 36.5, 38.5, 40.5, 44.5, 48.5)"

Finished Dimensions

41.5 (43.5, 45.5, 47.75, 49.75, 53.25, 57.5)" bust circumference
24.75 (25, 25.5, 25.75, 25.75, 26, 26.5)" back length from shoulder
Model is 5' 9" wearing Size S with approx +9" ease

Notes

Fresco is worked flat from the bottom up with 1 strand of Birch in a Garter Stitch Pattern, starting with (k1, p1) ribbing at the hem. Pullover features notched side vents at the hem and Stockinette Stitch edging. Sleeves are worked flat in Garter Stitch, then seamed. The cuff is turned up and tacked in place.

 

Choose Your Colors

Birch

 
 

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