Braeburn

Knit With Me is a collection of 12 designs by Gudrun Johnston in collaboration with Quince & Co.

This pattern can be purchased individually here or as part of the collection “Knit With Me” here.

Braeburn

This sweater is worked top down starting with the cowl. Stitches are picked up from the bound off edge of the cowl and the yoke is worked as a raglan to the underarms. The body has a gentle A-line shape with short rows worked at the bottom back hem making the back slightly longer than the front.

Finished measurements

31 ¾ (34 ¼, 36 ½, 39 ¾, 43 ¼, 46, 49 ½, 52 ¼, 55 ¾)” [80.5 (87.5, 92.5,

101, 110, 117, 125.5, 132.5, 141.5) cm] bust circumference

Shown in 34 ¼” [87.5 cm] with 6.25″ positive ease, and 36 ½” [92.5 cm] with ½” negative ease.

Yarn

Lark by Quince & Co. (100% American wool; 134 yd [123 m] / 50 g)

9 (10, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16) skeins in Iceland 153 or River 107

Or 1155 (1250, 1325, 1450, 1570, 1670, 1800, 1900, 2025) yd worsted weight yarn.

Needles

One 16″, 24″, and 32″ circular needle (circ) in size US 8 [4 mm]

One set of double-pointed needles (dpns) in size US 8 [4 mm] or one 40″ circ if using magic loop to work sleeves

Or size to obtain gauge

Notions

Stitch markers (m)

Waste yarn

Tapestry needle for weaving in ends

Cable needle (optional)

Two 4″ strips of a contrasting color yarn in a similar weight to working yarn

Gauge

18 sts and 26 rnds = 4″ [10 cm] in stockinette st, after blocking.

22 sts and 26 rnds = 4″ [10 cm] in cable pattern, after blocking.

The center cable panel should measure approx 7″ across at gauge

after blocking.