This long­sleeve sweater is worked in the softest of kid mohair silk blends. The sweater has an oversize fit with a dropped shoulder, colourblock stripes and a fine ribbing turtleneck.It is knit seamlessly top down and shaped by working invisible increases in the yoke. It also includes short rows for back shaping. After reaching the right number of stitches, the sleeves are put on hold and worked at the end top down.

 

This particular shape sits beautifully on the shoulders, and the boxy fit is perfect for wearing over a dress or long skirt.

Comes in ten sizes. Model is wearing size 2.

 

Yarn

2300 (2400, 2530, 2630, 2740, 2840, 2900, 2950, 3050, 3160) m of Kid Silk Lace Gregoria Fibers (25g = 230 yards/210 m) (73% superkid mohair, 27% silk), using 3 (3, 3, 4, 4, 4, 4, 4, 5, 5) skeins of each color. 

This project is worked holding 3 strands of yarn together. Within each colourblock.

 

Needles

US 8 / 5 mm 32 or 40”/80 or 100 cm circular needles for stockinette stitch.

US 6 / 4 mm 16 or 24”/40 or 60 cm circular needles for ribbing.

 

Gauge

17 sts x 23 rows = 4” / 10 cm on US 8 / 5 mm needles knitted in the round after blocking.

 

Sizes

1 (2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10)

 

This sweater is designed to be worn with 2­7.8” (5­20 cm) of positive ease at bust.

 

Finished bust circumference: 40 (42, 44, 48, 52, 54, 57, 64, 67, 69)” 100 (105, 111, 119, 129, 139, 144, 159, 167, 173) cm.

 

Final Body length from the bottom of the neck ribbing: 22 (22, 22, 23, 23, 23, 23, 24, 24, 24)” 54 (55, 55.5, 56.5, 57, 57.5, 57.5, 59, 59, 60) cm.

Gregoria Fibers - Linnea Sweater

SKU: 0355
$10.00Price