This sweater is a inspired by the designer's favorite things - wool, honeycombs, and her current favorite color, rusty orange. Knit top down, with a flattering, cropped, boxy silhouette, it looks equally beautiful paired with your favorite jeans or thrown on over a dress!
Kit includes pdf & printed pattern and selected yarn. For yarn winding services, click here.
DESIGNER RECOMMENDED YARN: Loft by Brooklyn Tweed (100% Targhee-Columbia Wool; 50g/275yds): 5 (6, 7, 7)(8, 8, 9) Skeins. Shown in color Embers.
ALTERNATE YARN: O-Wash Fingering by O-Wool (100% Washable Organic Merino Wool; 100g/394yds): 4 (4, 5, 5) (5, 6, 6) Skeins. Eco Friendly Yarn using gentler processing and water conservation methods. Solid or tonal colors only. South American Merino Wool is milled, spun & dyed in the Northeastern USA. PRE-ORDER now available in all colors. Please contact us prior to placing your order for color availability, and allow at least 7 business days for shipping your pre-order to your location.
ALTERNATE YARN: Bio Balance by BC Garn (55% Wool / 45% Organic Cotton; 50g/246yds): 6 (7, 7, 8) (8, 9, 10) Skeins. Bio Balance is a wonderful light fingering weight yarn with a blend of cotton and wool for those who live in more temperate climates like the Southern USA. The yarn is heathered due to the combination of the fibers and the way each absorbs color.
SIZE: XS (S, M, L)(XL, XXL, 3XL) Modeled with 9" of ease, but designed with 4-9" of positive ease.
FINISHED MEASUREMENTS: Bust- 39 (43, 47, 51)(55, 59, 63)”
YARDAGE: 1390 (1525, 1675, 1815)(1965, 2125, 2280) yds
SKILL LEVEL: Intermediate- Tubular Cast-On, Short Rows, Elongated Stitches
NEEDLES: Size US 4 / 3.5mm 32"-40" circular needles depending on size, Size US 3 / 3.25mm 16" & 32" Circular Needles, or size needed to obtain gauge
OTHER TOOLS: Locking Stitch marker, Stitch Markers, Row Counter (optional but recommended), Stitch Holders or waste yarn
GAUGE: 26 sts x 46 rows = 4" in Garter Stitch in the round, blocked
Images courtesy of Drea Renee Knits