Sweater knitted top down. You start by knitting an I-cord from which stitches are picked up till neckline.
Short rows are knitted at the back of the neckline and at the ribbing at the bottom to make a better fit.
The model is relatively short and wide, with ¾ tulip sleeves.
Size: One-size. Fits size 36 – 44.
Bust circumference: 112 cm.
Length: 55 cm.
Yarn: 5 different colors of ”Den Halverede” (50g superwashed merino – 83m/50g)
+ 200g ”Den behårede” (78% kid mohair, 13% merino og 9% nylon – 200m/100g).
Both yarn qualities from www.handdyed.dk.
I have used the following colors:
Color A: Den Halverede nr 11.
Color B: Den Halverede nr 47.
Color C: Den Halverede nr 77.
Color D: Den Halverede nr 75.
Color E: Den Halverede nr 24.
Color F: Den Behårede nr 85.
Knitting needles: Circular needles 6 mm, 40 + 60 cm.
2 double-pointed needles 5 mm.
Gauge: 13 stitches = 10 cm in stockinette stitches with “Den Behårede”.
Kit with the original colors are available on www.handdyed.dk.