Lace Sweater "Villanelle" by Olga Grishina

Lace Sweater "Villanelle"

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September 2019
DK (11 wpi) ?
24 stitches and 28 rows = 4 inches
US 4 - 3.5 mm
US 6 - 4.0 mm
1280 - 1564 yards (1170 - 1430 m)
S, L
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GARMENT DESCRIPTION: oversize fit, straight silhouette with a square shaped armhole, lengthened set-in sleeve, boat neckline.

CONSTRUCTION: jumper is knitted in one piece (bottom up) till the armholes, then it is separated into back and front panels and is worked separately. The sleeves are knitted separately and are sewn to the jumper body.


  • For height: 160 – 175 cm / 5’ 2” - 5’ 9”
  • Bust: S 80-94 cm / 31 1/2”-37”; L 96-110 cm / 37 3/4”-43 1/4”;

MEASUREMENTS OF FINISHED WORK: number of stitches for size L is shown in parenthesis, if there is one number, it means it works for all the sizes.

  • Across chest: 62 (72) cm / 24 1/2” (28 1/4”);
  • Jumper length from the shoulder seam: 52 (55) cm / 20 1/2” (21 3/4”) (or any desired length)
  • Jumper length from the bottom to the armhole: 32 cm / 12 1/2” (or any desired length)
  • Cuff width: 10 (11,5) cn / 4” (4 1/2”)
  • Cuff length: 12 cm / 4 3/4”
  • Sleeve length (with a cuff): 44 cm (17 1/2”)
  • Sleeve circumference on the bottom edge: 24 (27) cm / 9 1/2” (10 1/2”)
  • Sleeve circumference on the top edge: 38 (44) cm / 15” (17 1/2”)
  • Neckline width: 30 cm / 11 3/4”

The detailed pattern description is tested for two sizes: S, L:

  • it includes the chart of the design, detailed pictures
  • main pattern charts
  • all the difficult moments are demonstrated in the provided instructional videos
  • the whole pattern includes step by step instructions so even a beginner can be comfortable with making this sweater

You can see all the finished products knitted in different colors using the Instagram hashtag #villanelle_jumper and #malica_mk

It is a KNITTING PATTERN ONLY, so that you can make the item yourself with your own choice of yarn and color.
NOTE: Patterns are a final sale, due to their digital nature they cannot be returned or refunded.
This pattern is available in ENGLISH and RUSSIAN (you will get 2 PDF files «Villanelle» + video tutorials to help guide you through knitting it).

Skill level: Advanced-beginner to Intermediate
Pattern written for adult women sizes S, L
Written in standard American terms; written in English;
Metric system: centimeters and inch!

Thank you, O.Malica

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