Sven & Solvieg Scandinavian Knitted Firends by Carol A. Anderson

Sven & Solvieg Scandinavian Knitted Firends

Knitting
January 1983
Sport (12 wpi) ?
6 stitches and 1 row = 1 inch
US 2 - 2.75 mm
3.75 mm (F)
870 - 1080 yards (796 - 988 m)
12 – 14” tall
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This pattern is available from cottagecreationspatterns.com for $8.00.

Sven Scandinavian

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Materials:

  • Two sets #2 double point needles
  • Sport yarn in at least 6 different colors. 50 gr face color 50 gr for sweater 50 gr for hat, 50 gr for pant, lesser amounts for boots and accent colors plus specialty yarn for beard
  • Crochet hook #F or 0
  • Small tapestry needle
  • Polyester fill
  • four stitch holders (or use dpns)

Gauge: 6 sts = 1”

Size: 12 – 14” tall

Skill level: Intermediate

Sven is knit on two sets of double point needles, has no seams except for boots that are finished with Kitchener stitch.

Carol Anderson