Knitting pattern for Sirid Faroese Sweater
The Sirid design has a beautiful yoke with small geometric shapes of many colors. This version is made in striking, deep, Nordic colors that mirrir the sea and the mountains. The design is inspired by traditional, knitted Faroese sailor sweaters.
The colors are gender neitral and will suit both women and men. The sweater is knitted in our deleciously soft and sustainable Önling No 2 yarn, that will keep you warm at all time.
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Designed by Katrine Hannibal for Önling.
Bust circumference: (87)92(101)105(111)123(130) cm / (34.3)36.2(39.8)41.3(43.7)48.4(51.2) inches
Length: (58)59(60)61(62)63(64) cm / (22.8)23.2(23.6)24(24.4)24.8(25.2) inches
Sleeve length under the sleeve with long sleeves: (45)45(45)45(44)43(42) cm / (17.7)17.7(17.7)17.7(17.3)16.9(16.5) inches
23 sts and 34 rows of stockinette stitch on needle size 3½ mm / US 4 = 10x10 cm / 4x4 inches
The sweater is worked in the round from the top down, starting with a provisional, crochet cast-on to allow adjusting the size of the neck before working the neck hem.
The shoulders and back of the neck are formed with short rows to make the back of the neck higher. The yoke is worked with increases and then divided into sleeves and body, which are finished seperately.