I’m so excited to introduce you to the Summer Sweetheart Sweater in the June issue of I Like Knitting!

I love this sweater, and I’m actually knitting another one at the moment. Here are some reasons I love it:

-Knit in the round with shaping so that it’s very flattering to your figure
-Knit with worsted weight yarn so it knits up rather quickly
-Features a circular yoke collar so you can continue knitting in the round!
-The lace yoke features crossed stitches to give it a bit of interest and texture
-Sweetheart Neckline!!

Even though the days are getting warmer, it’s still important to keep a few light sweaters like this one around for a cool night out. This knit piece has lovely geometric-shaped lace at the top and hints at a sweetheart neckline. Knit in the round from the bottom up, it works up rather quickly and switches to lace for the yoke.

Skill Level: Intermediate

Size: Finished Bust Size 28 (32, 36, 40, 44, 48)” to fit 30 (34, 38, 42, 46, 50)” / 2” negative ease recommended

Gauge: 20 sts and 24 rows = 4” 10 cm in St st after blocking

Yarn: Knit Picks Preciosa Tonal (100% Merino Wool; 273 yards [250 meters]/100 grams): 26722 Anemone (3 (3, 3, 4, 4, 4) balls
Needles: US size 8 (5.0 mm): 24” circular and DPNs; US size 7 (4.5 mm): 24” circular and DPNs
Notions: Markers; stitch holders; tapestry needle

More information is up at the Ravelry page – go check it out!

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