Rustic sweater by Lana Bakaeva

Rustic sweater

Knitting
October 2018
Aran (8 wpi) ?
19 stitches and 27 rows = 4 inches
in in reverse stockinette stitch / изнаночная гладь
US 4 - 3.5 mm
US 7 - 4.5 mm
US 6 - 4.0 mm
1039 - 1203 yards (950 - 1100 m)
S (31.5-33'' (80-84 cm)) М (34.5-36'' (88-92)) L (37.8-39.4'' (96-100 cm))
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Rustic Sweater is a seamless sweater with round yoke and positive ease. It’s worked in the round top down.
Sample shown on a model is size M, model’s height is 5’ 6’’ (168 cm), bust circumference is 35.5’’ (90 cm).

Sizes
S (31.5-33’’ (80-84 cm))
М (34.5-36’’ (88-92))
L (37.8-39.4’’ (96-100 cm))

The pattern is fully written and was test knitted.

Materials
Yarn Lama Tweed CaMaRose (40% llama, 40% virgin wool, 20% viscose, 110 yds/1.75 oz (100 m/50 g)) - 450 g for S size, 500 g for M size, 600 g for L size.

  • Needles: 20 or 32 inch US 4 (3.5 mm), US 6 (4.0 mm) and US 7 (4.5 mm) circular needles (or the size to obtain required gauge).
  • Stitch markers.
  • Tapestry needle.
  • Crochet hook 3.5 mm.
  • Waste yarn.

Yarn recommendations
You can use any yarn with the same weight and similar fiber content.

Gauge
Reverse stockinette stitch: 19 sts * 27 rows = 4 x 4’’ (10 x 10 cm) with US 7 (4.5 mm) worked in the round.

Knitting skills
Basic knitting skills (reverse stockinette stitch, p2tog, ssp), short rows (wrap and turn technique), provisional cast-on with waste yarn, tubular bind-off method.