Amalie’s sweater – Biches & Bûches no. 8 by Astrid Troland

Amalie’s sweater – Biches & Bûches no. 8

February 2020
Aran (8 wpi) ?
16 stitches and 24 rows = 4 inches
in Stockinette stitch
US 7 - 4.5 mm
1050 - 1260 yards (960 - 1152 m)
small, medium, large
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Construction of Amalie’s sweater
The sweater is worked top-down, in stockinette stitch in the round with raglan increases. It has a ribbing at the neck, the lower body border and the sleeves.
The stitches for the sleeves are placed on holders while you continue working the back and the front stitches. The sleeves are also worked top-down in the round.

Dimensions of the finished sweater
Small chest width 52cm/20.5” - length 64cm/24” - sleeve length 40cm/17.7”
Medium chest width 56cm/22”/ - length 66cm/24” - sleeve length 40cm/17.7”
Large: chest width 62cm/23.6” - length 66cm/24.6” - sleeve length 40cm/17”

Ease : the sweater is intended to have approx. 12cm/4.7” positive ease.

The sample is knit in Biches & Bûches Le Gros Lambswool
Color 1: Dark grey 300/300/400g – color 2: Grey beige 200/200/200g