Hi momwolf,Birdy,Petals,usamacka,Jan in CA,Ronda,KathyinCali,blueeyes28,Cristy,
Thanks ! all for the great comments!
Yes Jan,the sweater is seamless in the trunk and has seam in the sleeve.
The pattern (http://wam.umd.edu/~brwb/June.html) suggests basket weave which I have replaced with gull-wings Gull Wings stitch pattern)