Design: Helga Isager
S (M) L (XL)
150 (150) 200 (200) g Isager Alpaca 1 in colour Peach
150 (200) 200 (200) g Isager Trio in colour Powder
Half chest circumference: front 46 (48.5) 51.5 (55) cm / back 40.5 (43.5) 47 (50) cm
Length from armhole: 32 (33) 34 (35) cm
Total length: 54.5 (57) 60 (62.5) cm
Armhold depth: front 19.5 (21) 23 (24.5) cm / back 21.5 (23) 25 (26) cm
Sleeve length from armhold: 30.5 (31.5) 32.5 (32.5) cm
NOTE: These measurements are the measurements for the finished top, not for the body. The design is fitted.
Rib (k1, p1) on a 2.5mm needle (un-stretched): 10cm = 34 sts, 10cm = 38 rows
Stockinette stitch on a 3mm needle: 10cm = 25 sts, 10cm = 36 rows
2.5mm and 3mm
Note: Needles are recommended, so please check your tension for your ideal needle size before starting your project.
The sweater has set in sleeves with box pleats and rib edges, that are finished with a row of horizontal stitches and a row of eyelets. Stitches are picked up along the neckline from the WS for the neck edge and sewn to the RS with back stitches. The sweater is worked flat from the bottom up in 4 pieces, which are blocked before being sewn together.