Missing lopi sweater by Hélène Magnússon

Missing lopi sweater

March 2013
Aran (8 wpi) ?
18 stitches and 24 rows = 4 inches
in stocking st
US 6 - 4.0 mm
US 7 - 4.5 mm
1203 - 1422 yards (1100 - 1300 m)
7 sizes from S to 4X
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The “missing” lopi sweater because there are no such things as lopi sweaters in the Museums in Iceland: the “tradition” is that young!
The yoke inspired by a pair of mittens in the Museum. Matching beanie and mitten patterns in the book.
Sizes: S(M,L,XL)2X,3X,4X
Finished bust: 33(39,42,47)49,54,57”

The book Icelandic handknits is inspired by the knitted artifacts in the Textile Museum in Blönduós in Iceland.
Join Hélène Magnússon’s knitting tours in Iceland for an inspiring journey to the Textile Museum and the region’s many natural wonders.

The book is available in English, French, Icelandic and Danish:
Icelandic Handknits - Voyageur Press
Tricots islandais - Editions Le temps apprivoisé
Íslensk prjón - Forlagið
Strik fra Island - Turbine