Anselma Sweater and Dress by Anne Dresow

Anselma Sweater and Dress

Knitting
May 2018
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
20 stitches and 26 rows = 4 inches
in Stockinette st in the round
US 6 - 4.0 mm
410 - 1094 yards (375 - 1000 m)
1 year (2 years) 3-4 years (5-6 years) 7-8 years (9-10 years)
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Anselma Sweater and Dress has a heart themed eyelet pattern on the yoke and slightly puffy sleeves. The pattern is worked top down with raglan increases - with a twist to create the puffy sleeve effect. The body and sleeves are worked in stockinette st but finished with a wide edge of garter st at the bottom. The pattern has instructions for both long and short sleeves.

Sizes: 1 year (2 years) 3-4 years (5-6 years) 7-8 years (9-10 year)

Measurements:
Chest width: 28 (30) 32 (34) 36 (38) cm
Length:
Sweater: 31 (35) 39 (43) 48 (52) cm
Dress: 42 (48) 52 (57) 62 (68) cm

Gauge: 20 sts x approx. 26 rounds per 10 x 10 cm/4 x 4 inches in stockinette st in the round

Skill level: Intermediate

Materials:

  • Yarn for size 4 mm (US size 6) needles (the sweater in the picture is knit in Knit Picks Wool of the Andes Worsted (50 gr = 100 m/110 yards) in the color Brass Heather (#25638) and the dress is knit in Knitting For Olive’s Heavy Merino (50 gr = 112 m/120 yards) in the color Peach)

    • 150 (200) 250 (250) 300 (350) gr for the sweater
    • 150 (200) 250 (300) 350 (400) gr for the dress (with short sleeves - 50-150 gram more with long sleeves)
  • Size 4 mm (US size 6) circular needles, 40 and 60 cm (16 and 24 inches (or size needed to obtain gauge)

  • Size 4 mm double pointed needles or long circular needles for magic loop