A v-neck pullover using the modular knitting technique is perfect for the knitter who enjoys a challenge. With no seams and sleeves which are knit top down finishing is a breeze! Create a more feminine version by adding a delicate picot edging. Alternate instructions are included for those who prefer to knit the strips individually and assemble with traditional seams.
Skills required: todular strip knitting, short rows, cable cast-on, increases/decreases, three-needle bind-off, picot bind-off, picking up stitches, knowledge of sweater construction
Gauge: 30 sts and 42 rows = 4" / 10 cm in stockinette stitch using larger needles
- Illustrated knitting pattern
- Metric and imperial measurements
- 5 sizes 0-6 mo, 6-12 mo, 12-24 mo, 2T, 4T
- Intermediate skill level
Materials you need at home:
- Fingering or sock yarn; 229 yd (210 m) per 50 g ball; 3 (4, 4, 5, 6) balls self-patterning (MC); 1 ball solid (CC)
- 2.5 mm and 3 mm (US 1 1⁄2 and US 2 1⁄2) circular needle, 16” (40 cm) long
- 2.5 mm (US 1 1⁄2) circular needle, 24” (60 cm) long
- 2.5 mm and 3 mm (US 1 1⁄2 and US 2 1⁄2) double pointed needles
- stitch holders and locking stitch markers
A Holli Yeoh pattern is sure to offer something to learn, as well as a casually elegant aesthetic. Interesting techniques and clear instructions—developed from years of teaching and pattern writing experience—ensure a rewarding knit with beautiful results. Her work has appeared in industry leading publications including Vogue Knitting, Interweave Press, and Amirisu, as well as in her website (holli yeoh.com) and in her book Tempest, published in collaboration with SweetGeorgia Yarns.