Nara is worked seamlessly from top down with an allover ribbing pattern. For yoke increases it uses the contiguous method by Susie Myers. The neckline is shaped with german short rows. After short rows are done, the sweater is worked in full rounds.
The shown sample is worked with Karen Noe Design Laura,100% Linen, 50g - 200 m.
26 sts x 36 rows in ribbing pattern [k3, p2] for 4 x 4 inch (10x10 cm), gauge washed.
Circular needles and dpns (or magic loop) US2,5 (3,0 mm), or needle size required to obtain gauge.
XS 940 yds (860 m) S 1000 yds (920 m) M 1120 yds (1040 m)
L 1180 yds (1080 m) XL 1320 yds (1200 m) XXL 1400 yds (1280 m)
Stitch markers, stitch holder or waste yarn, tapestry needle, split ring markers, blocking tools.
German short rows method, slanted increases M1L / M1R knitwise and purlwise, contiguous method.