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. This yarn has been discontinued.
ALTERNATE YARN: Camper by Kelbourne Woolens (75% Fine Highland Wool / 25% Merino Wool; 50g/200 yds): 7 (8, 9, 10) (10, 11, 12) skeins. Camper is a beautifully heathered yarn made of very soft wool. It is a very similar alternative to Loft with just a little more fullness.
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