Created using Studio Linen, a soft and durable 100% linen yarn, this Oversized, wide neck sweatshirt knitted in mismatched intarsia stripes to create a centre front and back detail. With a longer back, side vents, shaped front rib and bracelet length sleeves in a wider stripe.
Suitable for a skill level which can work Intarsia using two colours within a row. Knitted flat in separate pieces, with shoulder, neck and armhole shaping and using a three-needle bind-off method at the shoulders.
Perfectly drapey and light for either a warm Spring or Summer's day.
Approximate completed garment measurements: Small: finished chest 124cm / finished back length 68cm / finished front length 60cm XLarge: finished chest 154cm / finished back length 76cm / finished front length 68cm
Approx. quantity of 2 colours of yarn (A & B) required per size: Small - 6 hanks of Colour A and 5 hanks of Colour B Med - 7 hanks of Colour A and 6 hanks of Colour B Large - 7 hanks of Colour A and 7 hanks of Colour B XLarge - 8 hanks of Colour A and 7 hanks of Colour B
Gauge: 22 stitches and 30 rows measured over a 10cm swatch of Stocking Stitch with 3.75mm needles. It is always worthwhile swatching to get the fit you want in this garment.
Recommended Needles & Notions: 3.75mm straight needles 3.75mm circular needle Stitch holders & stitch markers Tapestry needle for sewing up and finishing.
Erika Knight Studio Linen yarns for this pattern can be found here.