Wildwoods Sweater by Kristen Finlay

Wildwoods Sweater

Knitting
September 2020
DK (11 wpi) ?
17 stitches and 25 rows = 4 inches
in Stockinette Stitch
US 6 - 4.0 mm
US 8 - 5.0 mm
850 - 1136 yards (777 - 1039 m)
40 (45.6, 54.1, 59.7, 68.2)”
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A cosy, oversized sweater with a delicate lace yoke, the wildwoods Sweater was designed using our brand-new mohair wool blend, Nest. The sweater is knit top-down with minimal shaping. The design is very simple, which makes for a fast and easy project.

The Wildwoods Sweater is intended to be worn with 5 to 12” (12.7 to 30.5cm) of positive ease around the bust. If you prefer a sweater with less ease you can easily size down, just make sure you check the sweater measurments on pg 6 to ensure a perfect fit. The sweater has also been designed to sit at high hip so, if you wish to add length, make sure you have extra yarn!

Finished Measurements
40 (45.6, 54.1, 59.7, 68.2)”; 101.6 (115.8, 137.4, 151.6, 173.2)cm circumference at bust.
Sample size is 45.6”(101.5cm) shown on a bust size of 34”(86cm).

Yarn
Skein Nest
70% Mohair, 30% Wool
142 yards (130 meters) in 50g
5 (6, 7, 8, 9) skeins.
Sample colourway is Kalamon.

Needles
5mm (US 8)
4mm (US 6) for rib

Other
Stitch holders, stitch markers, removable markers and tapestry needle.

Gauge
14 sts and 14 rows to 4”(10 cm) in lace on larger needles.
17 sts and 24 rows to 4”(10cm) in Stockinette Stitch also on larger needles.

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