The NAVEEN sweater is worked seamless from the top down, with short rows for neck shaping and raglan increases. The collar and sleeves are worked in ribbing k3, p2 and also a small band on front and back. The neckline and the curved back are shaped by german short rows.

 

MATERIAL

BC Garn SARAH TWEED, 50% mulberry silk, 10% bourette silk, 40% wool, 175 m pr.50 g.

 

BC GARN SEMILLA EXTRA FINO, 100% organic wool, 300m pr. 50g.

Both yarns held together.

 

YARDAGE

Approx. values depending on material!

XS 1050 m / 1148 yards S 1150 m / 1257 yards M       1225 m /  1340 yards

L 1350 m / 1476 yards XL 1500 m / 1640 yards XXL    1585 m  / 1733 yards

 

NEEDLES

Circular needles and dpns US7  (4,5 mm) or circular needle for magic loop, or needle size required to obtain gauge.

 

GAUGE

19 sts x 30 rows for 4 x 4 inches (10 x 10 cm) in stockinette stitch.

 

RIBBING

p2, k3

 

MAIN PATTERN

Stockinette stitch.

 

TOOLS

Stitch holder or waste yarn, tapestry needle, stitch markers.

 

MEASUREMENTS

 

CIRCUMFERENCE BUST

 XS S  M  L  XL    XXL

 96 100 109 117 125 134 cm  

37.8 39.4 43 46 49 52.7  inch

REQUIREMENTS

Short row shaping using the german short rows method (see glossary), increases m1l / m1r, decreases ssk / k2tog .