This pullover, I made without a pattern and I am not at that point where I have models, make-up artist and professional photographs of my work, just me wearing my finished sweater and I am very happy with the result. 😀
This is my first knitting pattern. First time ever writing it, scaling it in size and making something without a pattern.
The Herringbone pullover is a bottom up, knitted in the round pullover with a knitted herringbone pattern around the waist, loosely hugging the waist. The pullover is spacious around the bust & body with a wide neckline and bishop sleeves with high cuffs.The pullover is not snug around the body, part of my cozy, chunky, funky design/style.
As of now the pattern is undergoing the test knitting process and will be available via Raverly, when it is ready, at my designer page.https://www.ravelry.com/designers/gribbadk
Knitted in the round.
12 mm circular needle for the herringbone pattern, with 80 cm wire for the body and 60 cm wire for the neck.
10 mm circular needle with 120 cm wire for body.
12 mm double pointed needles for sleeves.
10 mm double pointed needles for sleeves.
Herringbone stitch gauge using needle 12 mm = 16 sts x 16 rows.
Stockinette stitch gauge using needle 10 mm = 13 sts x 15 rows.
Size I made:
Waist: 100 cm
Sleeve length: 48cm