Solstice Sweater

Solstice Sweater – By Green Mountain Spinnery

£3.50

4 in stock

Product Description

Inspired by a traditional Danish sweater, the combination of stripes and checks makes a visually interesting and fun-to-knit project. Turned under hems at cuffs and bottom, and a square neck with mitred corners give a clean finish to this lightweight sweater. Pattern Includes Children’s & Adult Sizes.

Sizes: Child – 2 (4, 6, 8, 10), Adult – 36 (40, 44, 48, 52)

Finished Chest Measurement: Child – 24 (26, 28, 30, 32) in / 61 (66, 71, 76, 81) cm
                                                Adult – 36 (40, 44, 48, 52) in / 91.5 (101.5, 112, 122, 132) cm

Gauge: 20 sts over 4 in / 10 cm in striped and checked patterns 
N.B. It may be necessary to change needle size for the checks to keep the same gauge

Yarn Requirements: Cotton Comfort, Sylvan Spirit or Alpaca Elegance
                             Child – 2 (3, 3, 4, 4) skeins darker colour; 2 (2, 3, 3, 3) skeins lighter colour
                             Adult – 4 (5, 6, 6, 7) skeins darker colour; 4 (4, 5, 6, 6) skeins lighter colour

Needles: Child- 4 US/3.5 mm AND size 6 US/4 mm circulars, 16 in/40 cm AND 24 in /60 cm long
            Adult- 4 US/3.5 mm AND size 6 US/4 mm circulars, 16 in/40 cm AND 29 in/80 cm long
            All sizes- double pointed needles, size 4 US/3.5 mm AND size 6 US/4 mm