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Women’s Clothing
Alison Green

Agave is a stunning, colorwork sweater, knit in the round from the bottom up. The geometric yoke patterns alternate different yarns for shimmering color and texture, reminiscent of a jeweled necklace.

Colorwork is charted.


Shown in size Small



Directions are for women’s size X-Small.  Changes for sizes Small, Medium, Large, 1X, 2X, 3X and 4X are in parentheses

To Fit Bust Size:  30(34-38-42-46-50-54-58)"


Finished Measurements

Bust – 32(36-40-44-48-52-56-60)"

Length – 23½(24-24½-25½-26-26½-27-27½)˝

Note:  This garment was designed with approximately 2" of ease.  Please take this into consideration when selecting your size.



5(5-6-7-8-9-10-10) Hanks Berroco Fuji (50 grs), #9211 Sunbeam (A), 2 Hanks in #9280 Deep Sea (B), 1 Hank each in #9278 Pool (C), #9270 Orchid (D), #9220 Bamboo (E)

1 Hank each Berroco Captiva (50 grs), #5545 Royal (F), #5558 Orchid (G), #5561 Saphire (H) and #5555 Coral (I)

Pattern Corrections: 

Agave, p. 10 (booklet only; these corrections have been incorporated into the single PDF version, and an update sent to those who purchased the original version)

Corrections are in bold.

Charts are named incorrectly in pattern instructions. Where Chart A is listed, that should be Chart 1, Chart B should be Chart 2, and Chart C should be Chart C.

Yoke section:

Following Rnd: With E, * p1, sl 1 WYIB, rep from * around, dec 0(0-4-0-0-4-4-0) sts evenly spaced on last rnd. 256(288-304-320-344-352-376-392) sts.
Knit 2(2-3-3-4-4-5-4) rnds with B.
Work Rnds 1-3 of Chart 1 with colors indicated.

- posted 2/26/15