Nido sweater by Gregoria Fibers

Nido sweater

Knitting
October 2023
Bulky (7 wpi) ?
15.5 stitches and 23 rows = 4 inches
in 15.5 sts x 23 rnds = 10 x 10 cm / 4 x 4” on 6 mm / US 10 needles
US 10 - 6.0 mm
US 8 - 5.0 mm
984 - 1575 yards (900 - 1440 m)
1 (2, 3, 4, 5) (6, 7, 8)
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Shape and texture define this simple yet versatile sweater.
Nido sweater features a ribbed round neck, bell sleeves, split hem, and an elongated silhouette that gives this sweater a modern look.
It is worked from the top down.
The model in the picture is 169 cm / 5 ft 6 in tall and wears a size 2.

LEVEL
Intermediate (2/3)
YARN
10 (11, 12, 13, 13) (14, 15, 16) skeins of Le Coton & Alpaca by Biches & Bûches (50 g = 90 m / 98 yds) (66% GOTS Cotton, 34% Superfine alpaca).
For the sample, we used the colorway “off white /écru”. The sweater is knitted by holding one strand of yarn.
NEEDLES
6 mm / US 10 circular needle, cable length 80 or 100 cm / 32 or 40” for main body.
5 mm / US 8 circular needle, cable length 40 or 60 cm / 16 or 24” for the ribbing.
GAUGE
15.5 sts x 23 rnds = 10 x 10 cm / 4 x 4” on 6 mm / US 10 needles.
SIZES
1 (2, 3, 4, 5) (6, 7, 8)
This sweater is designed to have an oversized fit and it is intended to be worn with approximately 17 cm / 6.5” of positive ease at bust.
Finished bust circumference: 97 (102, 107, 112, 117) (127, 137, 147) cm / 37.75 (39.75, 41.75, 43.75, 45.5) (49.5, 53.5, 57.25)”.
Sizes 1 (2, 3, 4, 5) (6, 7, 8) are intended to fit an approximate real bust circumference of about 80-85 (85-90, 90-95, 95-100, 100-110) (110-120, 120-130, 130-140) cm / 31.5-33.5 (33.5-35.5, 35.5-37.5, 37.5-39.5, 39.5-43.25) (43.25-47.25, 47.25-51.25, 51.25-55.25)”.