Novice Sweater - Adult. Petite Knit. Knitting Pattern
This is a beautifully printed knitting pattern
The Novice Sweater is knit seamlessly from the top down. That means that you will begin by knitting the neckband, then the yoke, then the body, and finally the sleeves. The sweater is knit in stockinette stitch, while the neckband, bottom edge (waist band), and cuffs are knit in rib.
The Novice Sweater has a round yoke, which is shaped by knitting increases on four rounds evenly separated on the yoke.
The Novice Sweater is meant to have a loose fit (positive ease) of 5-10 cm. This means that if your bust circumference is 90 cm, you should knit a size S that has a bust of 98 cm
Suggestion 1: 300 (350) 350 (400) 450 (450) 500 (550) 600 g of double knit or worsted (50 g = 125 m)
held together with
100 (100) 125 (125) 125 (125-150) 150 (150) 175 g Silk Mohair Lace (25 g = 210 m)
Suggestion 2: 350 (350) 400 (450) 450-500 (500) 550 (600) 650 g Aran Weight yarn (50 g = 110 m)
Size: XS (S) M (L) XL (2XL) 3XL (4XL) 5XL
Bust circumference: 91 (98) 103 (109) 116 (128) 138 (149) 161 cm
Measured mid back without neckband: 54 (55) 57 (60) 62 (64) 65 (66) 68 cm
Needles: Begin by working a swatch to determine which needle size you need to achieve the correct gauge. Remember to wash your swatch before measuring the gauge
Circular needles: 5.5 mm [US9] and 6 mm [US10] / 40 and 80 or 100 cm
Double pointed needles: 5.5 mm [US9] (unless Magic Loop method is used)
Gauge: 16 stitches x 21 rows = 10 x 10 cm [4 x 4 inches] in stockinette stitch on 6 mm [US10] needles
Level: Beginner +
This is a printed knitting pattern.
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