Veer Pullover Yarn Kit - Tash's Version


You too can knit your own gorgeous Veer Pullover by Eri Shimizu in the KOKON Chunky Mohair yarn. The Veer is a relaxed-fit pullover, worked from the top down. The shoulders are worked in the round until the piece is divided into front and back, which are worked separately for arm openings. They are joined again at the underarms and worked in the round from there onwards.

Veer means feather in Dutch. Feather placements in the instructions are just a suggestion. Take your pullover as a canvas and enjoy drawing Veers as you like.

This fabulous pattern is now available on Ravelry. I am 5'10" and rather busty. I knitted the size XL/2XL. My version is knitted in the colour Smoke. The veers are knitted in the Kokon Fingering Weight Merino Mini Skeins in the colour Night.

Please click the link below to take you directly to the Veer on Ravelry where you can purchase the pattern. (If you do not have Ravelry please let me know as my store has in store sales on Ravelry and I can organise to purchase this pattern on your behalf).

 required for this pattern :

KOKON Mohair Chunky Yarn (78% Mohair, 13% Wool, 9% Nylon; 109 yards / 100 m per 50 g (pictured here in the colour Smoke) and CC: KOKON Fingering Weight Merino Mini skein; 34.9 yards / 32m per 10g - pictured here in the colour Night. 

Size XS-S (finished bust measurement of 123.5cms / 48 1/2") - 6 skeins and 3 mini skeins

Size M-L (finished bust measurement of 143.5cms / 56 1/2") - 7 skeins and 3 mini skeins

Size XL-2XL (finished bust measurement of 165cms / 65") - 9 skeins and 3 mini skeins

Size 3XL-4XL (finished bust measurement of 185cms / 72 3/4") - 10 skeins and three mini skeins

Suggested positive ease for this pattern is 30 - 48 cms or 11 3/4 - 19"

US 10 / 6 mm and US 8 / 5 mm circular needles, 311/2” / 80 cm or longer
Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.

After blocking

12 sts and 18 rows / rnds = 4” / 10 cm in Stockinette stitch with US 10 / 6 mm needle.

Waste yarn, stitch markers (8), tapestry needle

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