Bohus Wild Apple
The Wild Apple was designed by Kerstin Olsson who joined Bohus Stickning in 1958.
The sweater has been adapted and kitted for contemporary knitters by Solveig Gustafssonn in her own hand dyed fingering weight (8.5-9 stitches to the inch) and is available through her website http://www.solsilke.se/.
SOLsilke kits are no longer being produced - check here for updated information…AngoraGarnet has taken over production of the kits*
The pattern, charted at 7 stitches and 10 rows per inch, is also available in Poems of Color by Wendy Keele.
More information about bohus knitting can be found here: http://www.oneofsusannas.com/bohus.htm and here: http://www.bohusmus.se/bohusmus/wwwbohusmus/utland/engelsk.htm http://www.bohusmus.se/bohusmus/wwwbohusmus/utland/Knitting.htm