Lempi Sweater by Sari Nordlund

Lempi Sweater

Knitting
January 2020
Super Bulky (5-6 wpi) ?
9 stitches and 13 rows = 4 inches
in stockinette
US 11 - 8.0 mm
US 15 - 10.0 mm
492 - 722 yards (450 - 660 m)
XS(S)M(L)XL(XXL)
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This pattern is available for free.

Looking for that chunky, cosy go-to sweater that stays with you until it virtually becomes part of you? Sari Nordlund’s Lempi just might be it, a perfect beginner project from chunky Hygge Wool yarn. Seamless design with raglan sweater, sleeves above wrist height and a high turtleneck.

Size
XS(S)M(L)XL(XXL)

Yarn demand
Novita Hygge Wool
(075) Fog 750(800)850(900)1000(1100) g

Needles and other supplies
Circular needle (80 cm / 32 in) and
double-pointed needles Novita 8 mm (UK 0 / US 11) and 10 mm (UK 000 / US 15);
circular needle (60 cm / 24 in) Novita 10 mm

Designer
Sari Nordlund

Finished dimensions
body circumference 96(104)112(120)128(136) cm / 37¾(41)44(47¼)50½(53½) in middle back length 48(50)52(54)57(60) cm / 19(19¾)20½(21¼)22½(23½) in inner sleeve length 28(29)30(30)31(32) cm / 11(11½)11¾(11¾)12¼(12½) in

Gauge
9 sts and 13 rows in stockinette st with larger needles = 10 cm / 4 in

Note
The sweater is knitted bottom-up in once piece, with short underarm seams.