Wednesday Sweater, Petite Knit. Knitting Pattern

SKU: T0143


This is a beautifully printed knitting pattern 

This oversized sweater is timeless and sure to bring comfort and warmth on cold winter days. 

It is worked from the top down holding two yarn together - one Aran/10ply (or bulkier 8ply) and one 2ply/lace.   The Wednesday Sweater is worked from the top down - first the back is worked back and forth, while the slant of the shoulders is shaped with short rows to create a good fit. After this, each shoulder is worked separately back and forth on the circular needles. The shoulders are then joined to from the front yoke. At the underarm, the front and back are joined and the body is worked in the round on the circular needles. Stitches for the sleeves are picked up and knitted along the armholes and the sleeves are worked in the round down to the cuffs on a circular needle and double-pointed needles or with the Magic Loop technique. The large turtleneck collar is worked at the end from stitches that are picked up and knitted along the neck edge. The edges and collar are worked in twisted rib.

The sweater is designed to have approximately 25cm of ease (the finished garment to be 25cm larger than your bust circumference).  

A great match for  Nordica superfine merino yarn.  or Sesia Merino Alpaca Aran yarn.  and Rowan Kidsilk Haze or Prosper Mint  

Yarn: Aran/10ply +2ply/Lace

Meterage:  500 (500) 500-550 (550) 600 (650) 650 (700) 700-750 g of 10ply or bulky 8ply yarn (50 g = 100 m) 
held together with:
150 (150) 150 (150) 150 (150) 150 (200) 200 g 
Silk Mohair Yarn (25 g = 210 m) 
Note: Two strands of yarn are held together throughout. 

Size: XS (S) M (L) XL (2XL) 3XL (4XL) 5XL

Finished Measurements:

Bust circumference: 110 (115) 120 (125) 135 (145) 155 (165) 175 cm (measured just below the armholes)
Length: 62 (63) 64 (65) 70 (72) 73 (74) 76 cm (measured mid back excl. turtleneck collar)

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 mm [US8] / 40, 60 and 80 and/or 100 cm 

Double-pointed needles: 5 mm [US8] (unless the Magic Loop technique is used)

Gauge: 15 sts x 24 rows = 10 x 10 cm in stockinette stitch after wash and blocking

16-17 sts x 24 rows = 10 x 10 cm in twisted rib (k1 tbl, p1 tbl) after wash and blocking (gauge for turtleneck collar and rib edges at cuffs and hem)

Level:  Intermediate +

This is a printed knitting pattern.

Only 10 pieces in stock!



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