The Valley Yarns 997 Lemondrop
Kit includes the PDF pattern download and all the Northfield yarn needed to
knit this cabled sweater in Stone Blue.
Innovative and elegant, Lemondrop is a long A-line sweater that you’ll love to
have in your wardrobe! This open-front sweater is cleverly joined in the front
by a woven cable motif, giving a beautiful focal point at the base of the v-neck.
The cable motif is also worked on the back and upper sleeves, adding interest
as you knit and as you wear this sweater. Lemondrop is worked in one piece from
the hem to the bust, where the fronts and back join to work the cable before
being completed separately and joined at the shoulder using a three-needle bind-off.
Sleeves are knit flat separately and set in during finishing. Layer Lemondrop
over outfits ranging from casual to dressy, and enjoy the drape and feel of
soft, silky Valley Yarns Northfield. Cable pattern is both charted and
Click here to purchase this pattern separate from the project kit.
Skill Level: Intermediate
Sizes: XS (S, M, L, XL) (2XL, 3XL, 4XL, 5XL) shown in size S
Finished Measurements: designed with 2” of positive ease
Bust – 34¼ (37, 43, 45¾, 48¾)
(51¾, 57½, 63¼, 66¼)”
Yarn Included: 10 (11, 13, 14, 16) (17, 19, 21, 22) balls Valley Yarns Northfield (70%
Merino Wool/ 20% Baby Alpaca/ 10% Silk; 50g/124yds) in #24 Stone Blue
Needles: ➤ Shop Knitting Needles
US 5 (3.75mm) any type or length
US 6 (4.00mm) 32–40” circular
22 sts and 28 rnds = 4” in
stockinette stitch on US 6 (4.00mm), blocked
25 st cable panel = 2½” wide, after
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The pattern was
updated on 10/21/2020. If you purchased the kit with the PDF, the newest
version is available in your pattern library.