7901 Polar Bear by Mette N. Handberg

7901 Polar Bear

DK / Sport ?
24 stitches and 28 rows = 4 inches
in stranded stockinette in the round
US 4 - 3.5 mm
US 2½ - 3.0 mm
US 1½ - 2.5 mm
1962 - 2289 yards (1794 - 2093 m)
range of 115-130 cm (45.5-51 inches) finished chest measurement
This pattern is available for $7.00 USD
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  • Dale Design #79 is an out of print booklet from Dale of Norway containing 13 sweaters and additional accessories all designed by Mette N. Handberg.  It is occasionally available on eBay or from other sources.  This information is based upon the English language edition of the leaflet.
  • Sizes range from 45.5 inches (115cm) to 51 inches (130cm) finished chest measurement.
  • Two colorways are suggested.  7-8 balls of the main color, 9-11 balls of a contrast color and 2 balls of an accent color are required.
  • The sweater is knit in the round and the armholes are sewn and cut to insert the sleeves.
  • Patterns for a matching detached hood, dickey and mittens are also provided although they are not included in the yarn totals given here.

Downloadable version is in English only (January 2015).