HAPPY ACCIDENT

This oversized, boxy pullover is knit in a super bulky weight yarn, but the gauge produces a relaxed, drapey fabric. A quick knit, it makes a great layering piece for spring or fall. The slipped stitch and reverse stockinette stitch pattern was inspired by a poncho seen on a television commercial (and frantically captured via cell phone camera). Upon execution, however, the piece wanted to be a pullover, so the designer obliged!

Happy Accident pullover pattern by Allison O'Mahony @kniterations.ca

MATERIALS

Approximately 537 [597, 656, 721, 785, 848, 900] m/586 [653, 717, 788, 858, 926, 983] yd super bulky weight yarn

Shown in Berroco Peruvia Quick (100% Wool; 94 m/103 yd per 100 g/3.53 oz skein) in colour Charcoal (9117)

GAUGE

11.5 stitches & 14 rows = 10 cm/4″ in stockinette stitch with larger needles

NEEDLES

One set 9 mm/US 13 needles* (or size needed to obtain gauge)
One set 8 mm/US 11 needles* (or one size smaller than needed for gauge)

*Either one long circular needle or one set of straight needles, as you prefer.

SIZE

Women’s sizes XS [S, M, L, XL, 2XL, 3XL] to fit 71-76 [81-86, 91.5-96.5, 101.5-106.5, 111.5-117, 122-127, 132-137] cm/28-30 [32-34, 36-38, 40-42, 44-46, 48-50, 52-54]” bust circumference

Shown in size M on a 91.5 cm/36” bust with 26.5 cm/10.5” positive ease.

FINISHED DIMENSIONS

Bust circumference 98 [108, 118, 128, 138, 149, 159] cm/38.5 [42.5, 46.5, 50.5, 54.5, 58.5, 62.5]” and back length 66.5 [68, 69, 70.5, 72, 72, 72] cm/26.25 [26.75, 27.25, 27.75, 28.5, 28.5, 28.5]”, after seaming         

ADDITIONAL TOOLS

Tapestry needle (required), blocking tools – mats, wires, and pins (optional but strongly suggested)

SKILL LEVEL

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Happy Accident pullover pattern by Allison O'Mahony @kniterations.ca

Price: $6.50 CAD

Available through my Ravelry store or directly via PayPal by clicking the “buy now” button below.

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