Sizes: XS,S,M(L,1X,2X). Fitted sweater best worn with a lot of negative ease 6-10 cm/ 2.25”-4”. Choose the size accordingly but keep in mind that if the sweater is not fitted enough around the bust, some disgraceful bumps may appear where the short rows are. The model shown is a size S.
Bust: A = 64,74,84(94,104,114) cm/ 25,29,33(37,41,45)”
Length to underarm: B = 26,27,28(29,31,32) cm/ 10.25,10.5,11(11.5,12.25,12.5)”
Sleeve length: C = 37,38,39(40,41,42) cm/ 14.5,15,15.25(15.75,16,16.5)”
Upper arm: D = 27,29,31(33,35,37) cm/ 10.5,11.5,12.25(13,13.75,14.5)”
Yarn: Physalis, Graine de Laine, 100% mérino, superwash, 100g/skein = approx. 251 m
MC: 2,2,2(3,3,3) skeins
CC: 1 skein
Examples of yarn substitutes: Madelintosh Tosh DK, Malabrigo worsted, Cascade superwash, Rowan worsted, Fonty Gueret, Kambgarn Ístex.
Other material: 4 buttons
Needles: circ needle 4 mm. Magic-loop is used for smaller diameters but you can also use DPN’s.
Notions: markers, 4 stitch holders or safety pins
Gauge: 10 x 10 cm/ 4 x 4” = 20 sts and 26 rows on needle 4 mm/US 6 in stocking st
Techniques: sleeves and body are knitted in the round from the bottom up. At the underarms, they are combined on one needle and the yoke is knitted back and forth with short rows. Underarms sts are grafted together. The yoke is sewn at the front and decorative buttons hide the seam.
Knitting in the round, Magic loop (but you can use DPN's), increases and decreases, yo short rows.
Pattern: once you've made your paiement, you will receive an email with a link to dowload the pattern PDF. We don't send patterns by snailmail.
Errata: no mistake was found in this pattern