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Big Brioche Turtleneck Pattern Download

 
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Purl Soho

Big Brioche Turtleneck Pattern Download

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Description

Knit up in our 100% undyed Big Good Wool from the Andean highlands, our Big Brioche Turtleneck will keep you warm and cozy whether you’re shepherding sheep at high altitudes or just trying to get through winter with grace. In lofty brioche stitch, you work this sweater from the bottom up, front and back separately, then seam the two pieces together at the shoulders and collar. Pick up each sleeve and work it down flat, and finally, sew up the sleeve and side seams (leaving a little split hem detail at the bottom)… And ta da! Sized for chests from 30 to 64 inches, click Product Detail, above, for more information about materials, gauge, and sizes!

Product Details
Materials
  • 5 (5, 6, 6, 7) (7, 8, 8, 9) skeins of Purl Soho’s Big Good Wool, 100% Andean highland wool, undyed. Each skein is approximately 274 yards/200 grams; approximately 1175 (1315, 1420, 1580, 1685) (1850, 1985, 2150, 2280) yards required. We used the color Heirloom White.
  • US 10, 24- or 32-inch circular needles (depending on size you are making)
  • Removable stitch markers
  • Stitch marker
Gauge

12½ stitches and 36 rows = 4 inches in Brioche Stitch

NOTE To count rows in Brioche Stitch, be aware that each visible stitch is actually two rows.

Sizes

38 (41½, 45½, 49½, 53) (57, 61, 64½, 68½)

To fit actual chest circumference of 30–33 (34–37, 38–41, 42–45, 45–48 (49–52, 53–56, 57–60, 61–64) inches, with approximately 5–8 inches of ease

  • Finished Chest Circumference: 38 (41½, 45½, 49½, 53) (57, 61, 64½, 68½) inches
  • Finished Length From Shoulder: 23¼ (25, 25½, 27, 27¾) (29¼, 30¼, 31¾, 32½) inches
  • Finished Sleeve Length From Underarm: 17 (17, 17, 17, 16½) (16½, 16, 16, 15½) inches

Sample: The sweater pictured here is size 49½ modeled with 11 inches of ease.