Faina Goberstein is a prolific knitwear designer, author, and a professional and inspiring teacher. She is the co-author of The Art of Seamless Knitting and The Art of Slip-Stitch Knitting. Her ...
Faina Goberstein is a prolific knitwear designer, author, and a professional and inspiring teacher. She is the co-author of The Art of Seamless Knitting and The Art of Slip-Stitch Knitting. Her designs appear in Vogue Knitting, Interweave Knits, Knit.Purl, Knitscene, Interweave Crochet, Twist Collective, and various books.
Faina is best known for her elegant and well-fitted classic designs showing off textures such as cables, brioche, lace, and slip stitch patterns.
She is fascinated with many knitting techniques and design constructions. Faina loves to share with her students her discoveries and expertise. She teaches at various venues and at local shops around the country and abroad.
She blogs at fainasknittingmode.com.
Comfortable and contemporary sweater with set-in sleeves.
It is knit in the round from bottom up to the armholes in Elongated Checks stitch pattern with a cable panel in the center of front and back. At this point back and front are separated and worked in rows. Set-in sleeves are also worked in the round. A small portion of the cable panel is used in the center of the sleeves.
Pullover shown measures 43".
23 sts and 36 rnds = 4 in