This sweater is not just ribbed, it ribs in all directions. Vertical and horizontal ribs meet, cross, diminish, enlarge…into a sweater full of fashionable and architectonic interest. It has an I-cord neck band and the updated mutton sleeve of today.
**sample garment measurements: ** Armpit to armpit (laid flat and closed) 50cm (24").
Model is 1.82m (6') tall(size S) and wearing a size M
Alternatives: Most fingering/sock yarn yarns, about 1600(1800,2000,2200,2400,2600) yards.
20 st and 30 rows = 4"/10 cm in in horizontal 2/2 rib
3mm/US 2.5/ENG11 or or 3.5mm/4/ENG10.5 32" circular needles, or the size you need to get gauge; I use Addi Turbos.
4 stitch markers
waste yarn, stitch holders or spare circs