Trace

Side Ribbed Pullover

by Shellie Anderson

Symmetrical ribbing in Cima and Pebble defines the shape, while Maai lends the body softness and ease. Unexpected vent details balance and add a fresh touch to Trace.

Skill Level

Intermediate

MATERIALS

Maai, Pebble & Cima Option

Shibui Knits Maai

70% Superbaby Alpaca, 30% Fine Merino
175 yds / 50 g
6 (6, 6, 8, 8) skeins

Shibui Knits Pebble

48% Recycled Silk, 36% Fine Merino, 16% Cashmere
224 yds / 25 g
1 (2, 2, 2, 2) skeins

Shibui Knits Cima

70% Superbaby Alpaca, 30% Fine Merino
328 yds / 50 g
1 (1, 1, 2, 2) skeins

Show in Bordeaux

Baby Alpaca, Pebble & Cima Option

Shibui Knits Baby Alpaca (discontinued)

100% Baby Alpaca
255 yds / 100 g
4 (4, 4, 5, 5) skeins

Shibui Knits Pebble

48% Recycled Silk, 36% Fine Merino, 16% Cashmere
224 yds / 25 g
1 (2, 2, 2, 2) skeins

Shibui Knits Cima

70% Superbaby Alpaca, 30% Fine Merino
328 yds / 50 g
1 (1, 1, 2, 2) skeins

Shown in Ivory

Gauge

23 sts & 29 rows = 4" in St st after blocking, with 1 strand of Baby Alpaca, on size 6 needles or size needed to obtain gauge

Needles

Size 3 (3.25 mm) 16" circular needle
Size 3 (3.25 mm) 32" circular needle
Size 6 (4 mm) needles

Size

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

Finished Dimenstions

40.5 (43, 44, 49, 52.5)" bust circumference
23.5 (24, 24.5, 25, 25.5)" back length from shoulder
Model is 5'4" wearing Size S with +9" ease

Notes

The front, back, and sleeves are worked flat with Maai held single. Shoulders are joined, then side ribbing is picked up along each side edge and knit using 1 strand of Cima and 1 strand of Pebble held together. Lower edge ribbing is picked up and worked with 1 strand of Cima and 1 strand of Pebble held together. Sleeves are picked up at the armhole edge and worked from the top down

 

Choose Your Colors

Maai

Pebble

Cima

 
 

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