Geronimo is an exquisitely warm, chunky, yet lightweight jumper. Knitted on big needles, in two colours, for extra impact. Although designed as menswear, Geronimo can look equally good when worn by females. The cable detailing is subtle but striking and creates an instant impression.
Photographed in Alpaca Storm (Main Colour A) and Alpaca Night (Edge Colour B); Geronimo can also be knitted in a single colour
Knitted in Purl Alpaca designs 100% pure alpaca DK yarn.
Skill level: intermediate / advanced
Menswear UK Sizes:
Small: To fit 92cm/36″ chest (10 balls of main colour, 2 of contrast)
Medium: To fit 100cm/39″ chest (10 balls of main colour, 3 of contrast)
Large: To fit 108cm/42.5″ chest (11 balls of main colour, 3 of contrast)
X-Large: To fit 116cm/46″ chest (12 balls of main colour, 3 of contrast)
(Ladies, if making this for yourselves, make your normal size as this jumper looks good being oversized.)
Needle size: 5mm straight, 6mm straight, 5mm circular
Tension: 15sts and 20 rows to 10cm square over Stocking Stitch using 6mm needles