Knitting kit for Louisiana Sweater by PetiteKnit, knit with Isager Alpaca 3
The Louisiana Sweater is worked from the top down with raglan increases on the yoke. The ribbing at the neck edge is folded and knitted tohether to form the neckline. The Louisiana Sweater has a short, feminine fit and the sleeves have tight fitting ribbed cuffs. It is recommended using the Italian bind-off method on cuffs and hem for a neat, elastic edge.
The knitting kit contains:Yarn for the selected size and a printed pattern that you will receive with the yarn.
The Louisiana Sweater is designed to have approx. 15 cm of positive ease.
Sizes: XS (S) M (L) (XL) 2XL (3XL)
Bust circumference: 100 (104) 110 (114) (124) 132 (138) cm
Length: 53 (54) 56 (58) (58) 60 (62) cm (incl. folded neck edge)
Sleeve length: 41 (42) 43 (43) (43) 44 (44) cm
This kit does not contain the original yarn used by PetiteKnit, but carefully selected yarn that matches the gauge:
400(450) 450(450)500(550)600 g Isager Alpaca 3,50% Alpaca/ 50% wool, 50g = 125m
Gauge: 10 sts x 14 rows in stockinette stitch on 9 mm [US13] needles = 10 x 10 cm after blocking
Worked with two threads throughout
Needles: Circular needles: 8 mm / 40 and 80 or 100 cm and 9mm / 40, 60 and 80 or 100 cm. Double pointed needles: 8mm
The price of the yarn kit is calculated based on the amount of yarn included, which is the amount we have used to knit the design according to the above measurements. Should you need more yarn, additional yarn can be purchased at regular prices bt placing an order and stating the LOT number in the comment box at checkout. All designs have been thoroughly calculated and tested.
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