Sandpiper Sweater by Sian Brown Knitwear Design

Sandpiper Sweater

March 2022
Bulky (7 wpi) ?
16 stitches and 20 rows = 4 inches
US 6 - 4.0 mm
US 7 - 4.5 mm
US 8 - 5.0 mm
1312 - 1804 yards (1200 - 1650 m)
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Inspired by traditional fisherman’s jumpers, this unisex cotton-mix sweater is a summer counterpart. Contemporary stitch patterns reflect ripples of waves in the sand and the tracks of gulls and long-legged wading birds roaming over mudflats and along the seashore.

Sizing in cm
S - To fit Chest 86-92cm / Actual Chest 104cm/ Actual Length 66cm/ Sleeve Length 51cm
M - To fit Chest 97-102cm / Actual Chest 116cm/ Actual Length 68cm/ Sleeve Length 51cm
L - To fit Chest 107-112cm / Actual Chest 128cm/ Actual Length 70cm/ Sleeve Length 51cm
XL - To fit Chest 117-122cm / Actual Chest 140cm/ Actual Length 72cm/ Sleeve Length 53cm
XXL - To fit Chest 127-132cm / Actual Chest 152cm/ Actual Length 74cm/ Sleeve Length 53cm

Sizing in inches
S - To fit Chest 34-36in / Actual Chest 41in/ Actual Length 26in/ Sleeve Length 20in
M - To fit Chest 38-40in / Actual Chest 45.5in/ Actual Length 26.75in/ Sleeve Length 20in
L - To fit Chest 42-44in / Actual Chest 50.5in/ Actual Length 27.25in/ Sleeve Length 20in
XL - To fit Chest 46-48in / Actual Chest 55in/ Actual Length 28.25in/ Sleeve Length 21in
XXL - To fit Chest 50-52in / Actual Chest 59.75in/ Actual Length 29in/ Sleeve Length 21in

Scheepjes Stone Washed XL (70% Cotton, 30% Acrylic; 50g/75m)
871 Axinite x 16 (17: 19: 20: 22) balls
4mm, 4.5mm and 5mm knitting needles
1 x cable needle

This is an advanced level pattern.

This pattern is published in YARN 13 Wadden, a Bookazine by Scheepjes. Earlier editions of YARN can be found here.