Nothing but Stripes!
“Nothing but Stripes” is a fun and easy to knit, fitted raglan sweater with a gradient stripe pattern worked seamlessly top-down.
The sweater is a blend of style and sophistication and looks great with short, 3/4 or long arms.
to fit chest:
length: 55-80 cm
Arm and body length can easily be adapted to personal preference.
2-5 skeins of Wollmeise pure Merino 150g; 526m or similar yarn in 2 contrasting colours.
US 1½ - 2.5 mm needles for garter stitch
US 2½ - 3.0 mm for stockinette stitch
circular • double-pointed needles (dpns)
Stitch markers,tapestry needle
28 sts and 39 rows = 4” / 10 cm in stockinette stitch
Adjust needle size to obtain correct gauge
Level of Difficulty Advanced Beginner
The stripes in the “Elfe” pattern inspired the design of this sweater - creating a different construction of the neckline and raglan sleeves.
Thankfully the designer of the “Elfe” gave her consent that I could use the variation of the stripes in my pattern.