Design 31 by Astrid Ellingsen

Design 31

Knitting
May 1999
Bulky (7 wpi) ?
13 stitches and 18 rows = 4 inches
in St st with larger needles
US 7 - 4.5 mm
US 10 - 6.0 mm
770 - 1100 yards (704 - 1006 m)
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Traditional unisex Icelandic Lopi cardigan with colorwork details, sized for children. Adapted by Védís Jónsdóttir from the original pullover version, Design 30 in the same booklet, which also appears as Hans in The Best of Lopi.

Sizes & Finished Measurements

  • To fit height - 43.25 (48, 52.25, 55, 59.25)“ / 110 (122, 134, 140, 152) cm
  • Chest - 31 (33.5, 35.75, 37, 38.25)“ / 79 (85, 91, 94, 97) cm
  • Length - 16.5 (18, 19.75, 21.25, 22.25)“ / 42 (46, 50, 54, 58) cm

Yarns

  • Main Color - 3 (3, 4, 4, 5) balls #78 Scarlet
  • Color A - 2 (2, 3, 3, 3) balls #118 Navy
  • Colors B & C - 1 ball each #212 Apple Green and #213 Goldenrod

Additional Materials

  • Stitch holders
  • 5 (6, 6, 6, 6) buttons

Charts three colorwork patterns used on cuffs and yoke