A cozy sweater accented with simple slip stitch patterning on the yoke, Layover is a perfect addition to any fall or winter wardrobe. Worked in the round from the top down, this sweater is quick to knit and requires minimal finishing. Options are provided for short and long sleeves, as well as for a three-color (stripes on the body) or two-color (no stripes) sweater, allowing the knitter to create up to four completely different sweaters from one pattern. Skills required beyond basic knit and purl include increasing and decreasing. The pattern does not require being able to handle two yarns in a single
19 sts x 24 rows = 4" (10cm) in stst on US 7 (4.5 mm) needles, or size needed to obtain gauge.
I've been into DIY since I was little, but these days my main craft is knitting. My mother taught me the basics when I was eleven, and after several years of neglect I picked it up again at university. When I can squeeze it around my day job, I love to come up with knitting patterns, you can check out what I've got in development over on my blog, www.studiomarlowe.com