Highlands Zip

Oct 28, 2009
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Intermediate mens' sweater with a zipper front. Colorwork along the zipper and neckband add visual interest.

Designer Robin Shroyer
Finished Size 35½ (39, 42½, 47, 50½)" chest circumference, zipped. Sweater shown measures 39".
Yarn Naturally Alpine 14 Ply (100% wool, 240 yd [220 m]/200 g): #3012 mustard (MC), 4 (4, 5, 5, 6) skeins; #3000 dark brown (CC), 1 (1, 1, 1, 2) skein(s). Yarn distributed by Fiber Trends.
Needles Size 8 (5 mm): 24" circular (cir). Size 10 (6 mm): 3 straight needles. Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.
Notions
• 24 (26, 26, 30, 30)" separating zipper to fit opening and to match CC yarn;
• tapestry needle;
• sewing needle and thread.
Gauge 14 sts and 20 rows = 4" in St st on larger needles.


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