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Free Knitting Pattern: Madison Pullover

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Lion Brand® Wool-Ease®
Pattern #: 90194AD
Rating: ****3.5 (based on 2 reviews)
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SKILL LEVEL:  Intermediate (Level 3)

SIZE: Small, Medium, Large, 1X, 2X
Finished Bust 36 (40, 44, 47, 50) in. (91.5 (101.5, 112, 119.5, 127) cm)
Finished Length 24 1/2 (25 1/2, 26, 26 1/2, 27) in. (62 (65, 66, 67.5, 68.5) cm)
Note: Pattern is written for smallest size with changes for larger sizes in parentheses. When only one number is given, it applies to all sizes. To follow pattern more easily, circle all numbers pertaining to your size before beginning.

CORRECTIONS: None
 

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This comfy cabled pullover is perfect for chilly days.
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Wool-Ease®

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*Wool-Ease® (Article #620).
  • Solid, Heather, Twist: 80% acrylic, 20% wool
  • Sprinkles, Wheat, Mushroom, Rainbow Mist: 86% acrylic, 10% wool, 4% rayon
  • Glitter/Multi-colors: 78% acrylic, 19% wool, 3% polyester
  • Frosts: 70% acrylic, 20% wool, 10% polyamide
  • Prints: 80% acrylic, 20% wool
; package size: Solid, Heather, Twist: 3 oz/85g; 197 yd/180m balls
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Glitter/Multi-colors: 2.5 oz./70g; 162 yd/146m balls
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Prints: 2.5 oz/70g; 162 yd/146m balls

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•  620-099 Wool-Ease Yarn: Fisherman
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Madison Pullover

Lion Brand® Wool-Ease®

GAUGE:

18 sts + 24 rows = 4 in. (10 cm) in Stockinette st (k on RS, p on WS). When you match the gauge in a pattern, your project will be the size specified in the pattern and the materials specified in the pattern will be sufficient. The needle or hook size called for in the pattern is based on what the designer used, but it is not unusual for gauge to vary from person to person. If it takes you fewer stitches and rows to make your swatch, try using a smaller size hook or needles; if more stitches and rows, try a larger size hook or needles.

Making a Gauge Swatch

STITCH EXPLANATION:

Cable Pattern (multiple of 18 sts)
Row 1 (RS):
(P2, k2) 4 times, p2.
Row 2: (K2, p2) 4 times, k2.
Row 3: P2, (sl next 4 sts to cable needle and hold in front, k2 from left hand needle, sl the 2 purl sts from cable needle to left hand needle, pass the cable needle to the back, p2 from the left hand needle then k2 from cable needle, p2 from left hand needle) twice.
Rows 4, 6 and 8: Rep Row 2.
Rows 5, 7 and 9: Rep Row 1.
Row 10: Rep Row 2.
Rep Rows 1-10 for Cable Pattern.

PULLOVER
BACK

Cast on 90 (98, 106, 114, 122) sts.
Rows 1 and 2: Knit.
Row 3 (RS): Work in St st (k on RS, p on WS) over first 0 (0, 2, 4, 6) sts, *work Cable Pattern over next 18 sts, work St st over next 18 (22, 24, 26, 28) sts; rep from * once more, work Cable Pattern over next 18 sts, work St st over last 0 (0, 2, 4, 6) sts
Work in pattern as established until Back measures 16 in. (40.5 cm) from beg, end with a WS row.
Shape Armhole
Bind off 3 (4, 4, 6, 6) sts at beg of next 2 rows, bind off 2 (2, 3, 4, 5) sts at beg of next 2 rows, bind off 1 (0, 0, 0, 2) st(s) at beg of next 2 rows, dec 0 (1, 1, 1, 1) st at beg of next 4 rows – 78 (82, 88, 90, 92) sts.
Work in pattern as established until Armhole measures 8 1/2 (9 1/2, 10, 10 1/2, 11) in. (21.5 (24, 25.5, 26.5, 28) cm), end with a WS row.
Shape Shoulders and Neck
Bind off 6 (7, 7, 7, 7) sts at beg of next 4 rows, bind off 5 (5, 6, 6, 5) sts at beg of next 2 rows – 44 (44, 48, 50, 54) sts.
Work even in pattern as established for 2 in. (5 cm).
Knit 2 rows, bind off.

FRONT
Work same as Back.


SLEEVE (make 2)
Cast on 40 (42, 44, 46, 48) sts.
Rows 1 and 2: Knit.
Row 3 (RS) Work in St st over first 11 (12, 13, 14, 15) sts, work Cable Pattern over next 18 sts, work in St st over last 11 (12, 13, 14, 15) sts.
Work in pattern as established AND AT THE SAME TIME, increase 1 st each end of every 4th row 18 (19, 20, 21, 22) times – 76 (80, 84, 88, 92) sts. Work even until piece measures 14 1/4 (15, 15 3/4, 16 1/2, 17 1/4) in. (36 (38, 40, 42, 44) cm) from beg, end with a WS row.
Shape Cap
Bind off 4 (4, 4, 5, 5) sts at beg of next 2 rows, bind off 2 (2, 3, 3, 4) sts at beg of next 2 rows – 64 (68, 70, 72, 74) sts. Dec 1 st each end of every other row 18 (20, 21, 22, 23) times – 28 (28, 28, 28, 28) sts. Bind off 2 sts at beg of next 2 rows, bind off 4 sts at beg of next 4 rows – 8 sts. Bind off.

FINISHING
Sew shoulder and neck seams. Sew in Sleeves. Sew side and Sleeve seams. Weave in ends.



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ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
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beg = begin(s)(ning) dec = decreas(e)(s)(ing)
k = knit p = purl
rep = repeat(s)(ing) RS = right side
sl = slip St st = Stockinette stitch
st(s) = stitch(es) WS = wrong side


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Ratings and Reviews
Pattern Average Rating: ****3.5 (based on 2 reviews)
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Madison Pullover Reviewed by penny homewood on 2010-01-13 ****
I've just finished this and am pretty pleased with it. I did have to look on the internet for a "translation" of the terms used, and an explanation of the cable stitch, after that it was straightforward.


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