Wave Yoke Sweater Complete

The Facts:


Yarn: about 3 oz. of superwash Merino two ply from Spincycle Yarns and about 11 oz. of 2 ply handspun natural brown 2 ply mystery wool, both DK weight

Pattern: Elizabeth Zimmermann's Seamless Yoke Sweater, as found in Knitting Without Tears, with waist shaping added

Wave Chart: Here you go.

Needles: Size 7 Addi Turbo for magic loop

Gauge: 4.75 sts. per inch

Size: 42" bust (2" of ease)

Started: Not including planning, about Sept. 20, 2006

Finished: October 19, 2006


Knit Recipe



  • Lisa G. 9y

    This is so beautiful!!!
  • Starlit Nest 9y

    love the colors!
  • Baigneuse 9y

    Fantastic sweater!
  • Meredith 9y

    This is probably my favorite knitted thing I've ever seen...gorgeous!
  • Torirot 9y

    Beautiful! I love the waves and the blue shades.
  • london 9y

    your wave pattern is my most common doodle. i've never thought of knitting it! genius! and very pretty.
  • pippikneesocks 9y

    soooooooo effin beautiful!!!!!!
    i could have fondled it all day, but i didn't want to appear to be too much of a freaking werido!!!!
    in fact, i've been thinking about your sweater since i've been home!!
  • cutoutwitch 9y

    This is just gorgeous. Great work!
  • fivegallonbucket 9y

    It is beautiful. I like the motif. and the way the blue sings.
  • Adrian 9y

    Thanks, all!

    MyStillLife, don't make me weepy with that talk!

    Pippi, you could have fondled it all day. You certainly weren't the only one, and I was guilty of fondling even strangers that day.
  • maddie_500 9y

    Beautiful!! You are so creative!! Your work has inspired me into giving knitting a go - one of these days.
  • Queen Mudd 8y

    Love the waves.
  • star_dust352 6y

    pretty! I want to make it for myself
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