Inspired by the green Peace Fleece yarn as well as the charming wooden buttons, I named Acer for the noble maple tree. It is the perfect sweater for a walk in the woods on an autumn day, sitting fireside after an afternoon of playing in the snow, or sitting in a café enjoying good company.
Worked from the top down, the neck edge and button bands are knit in one piece with the body leaving minimal finishing. Waist shaping is added for a flattering fit. The simple lines of Acer will show your favorite yarn and buttons off beautifully.
SIZE XXS [XS, S, M, L, XL, 1XL, 2XL, 3XL]
FINISHED MEASUREMENTS Chest: 30[33.5, 37, 40, 42.25, 44.25, 46.25, 48.25, 50.25] inches
MATERIALS Peace Fleece Worsted Weight [70% Merino Wool / 30% Mohair, Approximately 200yd/183m per 100g /4oz.ball]; color: Shaba Green; 4[4, 5, 5, 6, 6, 6, 7, 7] balls
Needles: US #9/5.5mm 32” circular needles (or size to get gauge), US #9/5.5mm DPNs (or size to get gauge) or the 32” circular from above may be used with the magic loop method
6 Stitch markers, 2 in one color, 4 in another (stitch markers A & B)
6(6, 7, 7, 7, 7, 7, 7, 7) buttons.
GAUGE 16 sts / 25 rows = 4 (10 cm) inches in stockinette stitch
Price $6.00 US