Koivua Bundle – Boyland Knitworks, Spincycle & Ritual Dyes




Koivua by Caitlin Hunter Bundle with Ritual Dyes and Spincycle Yarns

The complete kit for the Koivua sweater by Caitlin Hunter of Boyland Knitworks, featuring the original colourways of Spincycle Yarns Dream State and Ritual Dyes Elder.

The original sample is in Dream State in ‘Stay Ready’, and Elder in ‘Natural’ – the perfect neutrals to create a gorgeous sweater. We’ve also put together some kits of our own choosing some beautiful combos for you to make your Koivua!

All kits come complete with a FREE paper pattern, whilst stocks last. You can also view the pattern online on Ravelry.


Caitlin’s Original – Elder in Natural & Dream State in Stay Ready

Warm Fall – Elder in Clay & Dream State in Verba Volant⁣

Fireside Glow – Elder in Clay & Dream State in Mississippi Marsala⁣

Treetop Leaves – Elder in Treeline & Dream State in The Family Jewels⁣

Juicy Apple – Elder in Sprig & Dream State in Deep Bump⁣

Fresh Fog – Elder in Smoke & Dream State in Robin’s Egg⁣

Sweet Peony – Elder in Quartzite & Dream State in Neveruary

Sugared Almonds – Elder in Quartzite & Dream State in Nostalgia

Like the pattern, but the colours aren’t quite you? Create your own colourway with individual skeins of Dream State and Elder on our site!

More about the jumper:

Koivua by Caitlin Hunter of Boyland Knitworks is a top-down circular yoke sweater that features stranded colorwork and texture created with simple knit and purl stitches, making this an engaging yet not difficult sweater to knit.

The sleeves balloon gently and are finished with a simple, classic i-cord. The body and sleeve lengths are easily adjustable, keep in mind changes will alter the yardage required.

Ritual Dyes yarn is available exclusively at Fig Tree Yarns in the UK.


MC: Ritual Dyes Elder
190 yards 174 m/100 grams
color used: Natural (cream)

CC: Spincycle Dream State 
150 yards 137 m/ 50 grams
color used: Stay Ready (Black/brown/cream)


MC: 620 (750, 884, 975, 1105, 1289, 1404) yards
567 (686, 808, 892, 892, 1010, 1179, 1284) meters

CC: 332 (402, 476, 525, 595, 693, 756) yards
304 (368, 435, 480, 544, 634, 691) meters

Measurements given are for the finished garment. This sweater is designed to fit with 7.5-10.5” 19-26.75 cm of positive ease at the bust and 1.5-2.5” 4-6.5 cm of positive ease at the upper arm. See size chart on page 5 for complete fit details.

Sample pictured is a size M on a model with a 36” 91.5 cm bust, worn with 10” 25.5 cm of positive ease.

XS, S, M, L, XL, 2X, 3X
Finished circumference at bust:
36.5 (41.25, 45.75, 50.25, 54.75, 59.5, 62.75)“
93 (104.5, 116, 128, 139.5, 151, 160) cm

Finished sleeve circumference at upper arm:
11.5 (12.5, 12.5, 13.75, 14.75, 17.25, 19.5)”
29 (32, 32, 35, 38, 43.5, 49.5) cm

Additional information


Caitlin's Original, Warm Fall, Fireside Glow, Treetop Leaves, Juicy Apple, Fresh Fog, Sweet Peony, Sugared Almonds


XS – S (3 x Dream State, 4 x Elder), M (4 x Dream State, 5 x Elder), L – XL (4 x Dream State, 6 x Elder), 2X (5 x Dream State, 7 x Elder), 3X (6 x Dream State, 8 x Elder)

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