This sweater is worked seamlessly from the top down.The back of this sweater is worked in garter st, the front and the sleeves are worked in St st. while short-rows are used to shape the neck.The garter st part of the back flows slowly towards the front by working decreases/ increases. Some final short-rows are worked right before the bottom ribbing to create a slightly longer back and equalize the difference in length between garter st and St st.Neck finishing is worked last. You choose between option 1 (scoop neck) or option 2 (cowl neck).
Sample is knit in Swans Island All American Collection, a sustitute yarn is shown below.
Note: *For all sizes if making the cowl version please add 1 skein. *