Based on the very fun and successful Mystery Knit-Along, The full pattern is now available. All proceeds from the sale of this pattern will be donated to Famn pou Famn (women for women)
You will be knitting a top-down constructed, raglan-sleeved sweater top that features a really pretty button band closure on the left front raglan.
The sweater is worked at a slightly looser than called for, by the yarn, gauge.
Instructions are included to custom fit the sleeve length (short, 3/4 length or full length sleeves) and to custom fit the body (tight “sexy” waist shaping, regular fit waist shaping or tunic fit).
Please note that if you choose to knit full length sleeves and/or a tunic type body, you may need additional yarn.
Suggested Yarn: Silky Wool by Elsebeth Lavold (DK weight) (192 yards/176 meters per skein) - 4 (5, 6, 6, 7-8, 8-9) skeins
Approximate Yardage for Yarn Substitution:
XS - 32” chest - 760 yds
S - 34” & M - 36” chest - 870 yds
L - 40” chest - 980 yds
XL - 44” chest - 1100 yds
2XL - 48” chest - 1200 yds
3XL - 52” chest - 1300-1400 yds (depending on bottom shaping selected)
4XL - 56” chest - 1400-1600 yds (depending on bottom shaping selected
Materials: U.S. 4 (3.5 mm) circular needles - 32” and 16”/DPN if not using magic loop method
U.S. 6 (4 mm) circular needles - 32” and 16”/DPN if not using magic loop method Important! Use the size need that gives you gauge, every knitter’s gauge is different
Size E/4 (3.5 mm) crochet hook
Stitch Markers Waste Yarn for holding stitches Tapestry Needle 6-8 - 1/4” PRETTY buttons
Gauge: 20 sts/4” Yarn is worked at a slightly looser gauge than what is called for on the yarn information.
Skills needed: Basic knitting skills, i.e. K, P, M1, etc. Basic Crochet stitch (pattern provides tutorial links). Please do not be intimidated by the crochet part, it isn’t difficult!