Terrazzo Neck Junior
The Terrazzo Neck Junior is worked from the back, up and over the shoulder, and down the front. An opening is worked for the head, along the edge of which the stitches for the turtleneck collar are picked up and knitted. The Terrazzo Neck Junior is shaped as a square on the back and as a trapezoid in the front.
In the pattern, the Italian cast-on and Italian bind-off techniques are used.
Begin by working a swatch to determine which needle size you need to achieve the correct gauge. Wash and block the swatch before taking any measurements.
Measurements: Length: 20 cm [7¾ inches] (excl. turtleneck collar)
Shoulder width: Approx. 28 cm [11 inches]
Gauge: 17 sts x 24 rows = 10 x 10 cm [4 x 4 inches] in stockinette stitch on 4.5 mm [US7] needles after wash and blocking
20-22 sts x 24 rows = 10 x 10 cm [4 x 4 inches] in twisted rib (k1 tbl, p1 tbl) on 4.5 mm [US7] needles after wash and blocking (gauge for turtleneck collar)
Needles: Circular needles: 4.5 mm [US7] / 40 cm [16 inches] and 60 cm or 80 cm [24 or 32 inches]
Materials: 100 g Double Sunday from Sandnes Yarn (50 g = 108 m [118 yds]) or Peruvian Highland Wool by Filcolana (50 g = 100 m [109 yds]) held together with 25 g Tynn Silk Mohair by Sandnes Garn (25 g = 212 m [232 yds]) or Silk Mohair fra Sysleriget (50 g = 420 m m [459 yds]) or Silk Mohair by Isager Yarn (25 g = 212 m [232 yds])
Difficulty: ★ ★ ★ (3 out of 5)
See the classification of difficulty here.
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The blue Terrazzo Neck Junior is knitted in Double Sunday by Sandnes Garn in the color Pale blue  held together with Tynn Silk Mohair by Sandnes Garn in the color Lys blue .
The speckled Terrazzo Neck Junior is knitted in Peruvian Highland Wool by Filcolana in the color Marzipan  held together with Silk Mohair by Sysleriget in the color Daisy's summer dress.
Backward Loop Method:
Picking up stitches for neck: