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K2.62  Elbe River Sweater to KnitElbe River Sweater to Knit

This one piece, top-down, A-line sweater, with a crew neck and bracelet length sleeves, has tapered side gussets in reverse stocking stitch.

Sleeves are fitted at shoulders with optional short-row sleeve caps. Without short rows this garment is easy.

The tapered side gussets add swing to this comfortable spring sweater which is worked in a cotton/linen blend.

Chest sizes given in inches and (metric).
XS
31"
(78.5cm)
S
34.5"
(87.5cm)
M
38"
(96.5cm)
L
42.5"
(108cm)
XL
47"
(119.5cm)
XXL
50.5"
  (128.5cm)

Yarn: Worsted weight
          Photo:Universal Yarn Good Earth 53% Cotton, 47%
          
Linen  Color: 108 Bok Choy
Stitches: Stocking stitch, reverse Stocking stitch, and rib
Knitting needle: Sizes 8 (5mm) and 7 (4.5mm)
Gauge: 9 sts and 11 rnds = 2” (5cm)
Skill level: EASY