Vandrare by Yarn-Madness


March 2013
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
4 stitches and 6 rows = 1 inch
US 8 - 5.0 mm
520 - 770 yards (475 - 704 m)
S/M/L/XL/XXL (32 to 50'' bust)
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Vandrare (Swedish for traveler) is a cozy and comfortable pullover – now also available for us adults! Knitted top down in one seamless piece – warm and chic, and perfect over a dress or shirt on chilly days. Indulge in a lovely mix of different textures that will keep your interest from start to finish.

The pattern has been test knitted in all sizes!

Vandrare is previously available for the small ones in sizes 3 months to 10 years.
A discount has been added for those who’ve previously bought Vandrare (child sizes)!

Errata: stitch count after all raglan increases should be 276 for size Medium, not 282.


Small – bust circumference 32/34 inches
Medium – bust circumference 36/38 inches
Large – bust circumference 40/42 inches
XL – bust circumference 44/46 inches
XXL – bust circumference 48/50 inches

Note on sizes:
Since the body is ribbed and very stretchy, bust measurement isn’t critical with this garment. You can easily go both up and down a size, depending on if you prefer a loose, normal or tight fit!

Materials and tools:

Worsted or light aran weight yarn
Appr 475/550/620/680/720 meters
or 520/600/680/740/770 yards

5 mm circular needle (US 8), or size to get gauge
Double pointed needles, if not knitting shorter circumferences with magic loop or short circular.
Needle for weaving in ends
5 stitch markers