Diamonds are Forever
This fabulous yoked sweater is knitted in the round from the bottom up in stocking stitch. Gentle waist shaping creates a flattering shape. Sleeves are also knitted in the round then joined with the body to work the classic diamond pattern yoke using Fair Isle technique.
Designed to be worn with approx 1.5 inches of positive ease for a comfortable yet slightly tailored fit. A true classic sweater to be worn again and again.
This pattern is provided as PDF download only.
Excelana 4ply wool (159m/174yds per 50g ball)
7 (9, 9, 12, 12, 14, 14) balls, shade Alabaster – A
1 ball, shade Saharan Sand – B
1 ball, shade Sweet Chestnut – C
1 ball, shade Persian Grey – D
1 ball, shade Persian Deepest Charcoal – E
1 2.75mm (US #2) circular needle
A set of 2.75mm (US #2) double pointed needles (DPNs)
1 3.25mm (US #3) circular needle
A set of 3.25mm (US #3)DPNs