ABRAM is a perfect first sweater for a beginning knitter. A modified drop-sleeve pullover worn with positive ease, it's also a classic masculine silhouette that suits lots of different bodies. Visually, this type of construction tends to widen shoulders and make upper arms look larger.
Abram is written for 11 sizes, ranging from 33" to 63" finished chest circumference, and includes options for narrow/average or broad shoulders.
Abram's original version of the sweater is made with The Fibre Company's Knightsbridge. It uses V-line shaping and custom-length sleeves with the narrow/average shoulders option..
RUSHAAN is an excellent project for an advanced beginner knitter. A classic henley with garter-stitch accents, it's worked seamlessly in the round with set-in sleeves and saddle shoulders joined as you go. Visually, the saddle construction makes shoulders appear broader.
Rushaan is written for 17 sizes, ranging from 32" to 64" finished chest circumference.
Rushaan's original grey version of the sweater is made with Quince & Co. Chickadee sport-weight yarn. It includes custom body and sleeve lengths and short-row belly shaping.
Jason's blue version of the sweater is made with Mountain Meadow Cody yarn. It uses custom-length sleeves.
Rushaan's original version of the sweater is made with Quince & Co. Chickadee sport-weight yarn. It uses custom body and sleeve lengths and short-row belly shaping.
Jason's blue version of RUSHAAN is made with Mountain Meadow Cody yarn. It uses custom-length sleeves.
JERRY is a shawl-collar cardigan inspired by vintage athletic sweaters and fancy fireplaces. The shoulders are wide to prevent them being dwarfed by the generous shawl collar, and their offset shaping creates a clean line.
Jerry is written for 12 sizes, ranging from 33" to 66" finished chest circumference, and includes options for narrow or broad shoulders.
Jerry's original version is made with Quince & Co. Osprey aran-weight yarn. It uses the broad shoulders option and custom-length sleeves, and a custom chenille varsity patch.
KALE is a zip-front jogger in a textured herringbone stitch pattern that creates a firm fabric perfect for cooler weather. The funnel neck is lined with soft merino, the herringbone fabric drapes nicely without clinging, and the generous sleeve width allows for comfortable layering.
Kale is written for 8 sizes, ranging from 34" to 62" finished chest circumference, and includes options for narrow or broad shoulders.
Knitters can also choose to knit either standard cuffs or extra-long cuffs with thumbholes.
ROBERT is a classic Aran-style cabled raglan, equally well-suited to an afternoon coffee date and a month at sea. Although raglan sweaters are often worked seamlessly, this one is worked flat in pieces to achieve the best possible fit.
Robert is written for 10 sizes, ranging from 34" to 66" finished chest measurement, and can be made as either a turtleneck or crew neck.
ELLIOT is a stranded colorwork cardigan worked seamlessly in the round with a front steek. Optional pockets, seen on A-K's version, can be lined with contrasting fabric.
Elliot is written for 13 sizes, ranging from 32" to 64" finished chest measurement.
Elliot's original version of the sweater is made with Brooklyn Tweed Loft yarn, and makes for a warm, light layer.
Worked in a sturdier sport-weight yarn at the same gauge, A-K's version is more like a fall jacket. It's made with Blackberry Ridge Farm sport, with contrasting bands and pocket linings knit in O-Wool O-Wash Sport. It uses X-line shaping and custom-length sleeves.