Steinkriger by Katrine


by Katrine
April 2017
Bulky (7 wpi) ?
12 stitches = 4 inches
US 10 - 6.0 mm
US 6 - 4.0 mm
US 8 - 5.0 mm
800 - 1000 yards (732 - 914 m)
One size L
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“Steinkriger” means strong warrior (stone warrior)
in Norwegian.

Knitted with beautiful and durable icelandic wool,
this warm seamless sweater with a naive ethnic pattern
is inspired by designs from old Norwegian knitting.

Written pattern with pictures and chart.
The pattern is now corrected and updated - including
a second bonus color variation!

Knits up quickly!

Chest (C) approx. 118 cm - 46,5 inches

ONE SIZE WOMENS L (Boyfriend size)

If you want a smaller sweater, you can try knitting with
Alafoss Lett-Lopi instead.


  • Add 6 short rows to lower the back, after the ribbed edge hem is finished in the lower part of the body.

  • Add 4 short rows AFTER the pattern and the yoke is finished - to raise the back of the neck and lower the neckline.