Brooklyn Tweed - Alloy Pullover
The feminine textured shell is radically reimagined with color-blocked inserts for a slimming and strikingly modern couture look. Designer Michele Wang writes, “While taking a patternmaking class, I became interested in the idea of princess seams in knits. Princess seams can end up at the shoulder or curve into the armhole. Because knits can sometimes be bulky at the seams, I moved the princess seam over toward the sides a bit and made the curve into the armhole less exaggerated for a more subtle effect.” Professional details ensure this polished piece will hold a special place in your wardrobe.
Worsted weight wool yarn in the following approximate amounts:
- 695 (760, 825, 870, 930, 975) yards Color 1 (C1)
- 195 (225, 280, 320, 370, 410) yards Color 2 (C2)
Brooklyn Tweed Shelter (100% American Targhee-Columbia wool; 140 yards/50g):
- 5 (6, 6, 7, 7, 7) skeins C1 and 2 (2, 2, 3, 3, 3) skeins C2
- Photographed in colors Fossil (C1) and Cast Iron (C2)
Please note: the stitch patterns in this garment are charted only.