Backstage Pass Sweater Pattern

Designed By: Elizabeth Elliott

Sweater weather is here. Sit back, relax and snuggle up in class in this squishy pullover.

Materials Needed:

CC Fingering Yarn 
100% Superwash Merino 
190 yds / 50 g
14 - 24 skeins

Shown In:
Stirred, Not Shaken Color Collection
Main Color: Solid Black 10-20 skeins
Contrasting Color One: Digestif 2 skeins
Contrasting Color Two: Whiskey, Neat 2 skeins
*Yarn is held double throughout the project

Needles: US size 7 (4.5 mm) circular needles, 24" or longer or 14" straight needles, or size needed to obtain gauge 
Notions: Two regular stitch markers, 5 removable stitch markers,  scrap yarn to hold sts & yarn needle

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22.5 stitches by 30 rows = 4 inches in Main Pattern Stitch with yarn held double, worked flat and blocked 

19 stitches by 28 rows = 4 inches in stockinette stitch with yarn held double, worked flat and blocked

For a good fit, take time to check your gauge. 

Sizing & Notes

Finished Bust: 39 (42.75, 46.25, 49.75) (53.25, 57, 60.5) (64, 67.5)
To be worn with approximately 5-9" positive ease at the bust. See schematic for detailed measurements.

Designer Note: The pattern includes illustrated tutorials for working a tubular cast on and German Short Rows, and a link to a tutorial for the sewn tubular bind off used in the neck. To make Backstage Pass, you will need to know how to knit, purl, work increases and decreases, and seam.