Birds and leaves zig and zag across the stranded yoke of this slightly fitted pullover with a long lean profile and a Peruvian influence.
Seamless pullover is knit in the round from the top down. Short rows shape the neckline, darts shape the waist. Sleeves and sweater end with ribbing and a tidy tubular bind off. Neat trim around neckline is attached I-cord. All the colorwork is stranded except for the little diamond shapes, which are worked later as duplicate stitch.
0-2" ease recommended; shown in size 36 with 0 ease.
Gauge: 28 sts and 34 rows = 4” / 10 cm in stranded Stockinette stitch;26 sts and 34 rows = 4” / 10 cm in solid color Stockinette stitch.
Skills used: Stranded knitting, tubular bind off (explained), attached I-cord (explained), duplicate stitch.