Free Chart~~~ Bright Leaves (© Catherine Goodwin, 2000)
This chart is a 24 stitch repeat used with the Magic Needle Selector wand knit across the front of a standard modified drop shoulder pullover (designed in KnitWare and it fits me great, thanks Janet!) It has a rib and roll neckline, roll hem on a cropped length, and plain bound-off sleeves. The border of the motif is repeated on the shoulder and the arm, to add a more cheerful look.
It is knit simple and inexpensively for fall work-wear out of Aunt Lydia's Denim quick, in baby yellow, red and purple on KP 2 on the ISM (KP 2 gives a dense fabric, which I wanted to cut the chill from the wind, but it could be knit on 3 for a more sweater with more drape) This yarn shrinks quiet a bit, so be sure and measure swatch after washing, but washes very soft and cuddly, with less pilling and sag than some other cottons.
TO PRINT THIS CHART TO SCALE FOR USE WITH YOUR NEEDLE WAND, CLICK THE APPROPRIATE GAUGE BELOW.