This pattern is for a comfortable loose fitting sweater with set in sleeves and the option of either a round or soft vee neckline. The main part of the jumper is knitted in straight forward stocking stitch and the neckband, cuffs and hem are a simple ribbing.
The Mercedes Jumper is styled in Bellissimo 4 Ply 100% Extra fine Merino wool or other soft 4ply / fingering weight merino yarn.
Skill Level: Intermediate, knit in pieces and sewn together
Measurements: S (M, L, XL)
To fit Bust: 75-80 (85-90, 95-100, 105-110) cm
Actual Size: 94 (104, 114, 124) cm
Length: 62 (63, 64, 65) cm
Sleeve Length: 45 (46, 47, 48)cm
Materials: 15 (16, 17, 18) x 50g balls of Bellissimo 4 100% Extra-fine merino (170m per 50g ball)
Gauge: 28 stitches and 36 rows over 10cm square swatch using 3.25mm needles.
Recommended Needles: 2.25mm and 3.25mm or as needed to make gauge. And a set of 2.25mm double pointed needles or a 2.25mm x 30cm circular needle for the neck band.
Also required: 2 stitch holders and wool needle for sewing up.
Printed leaflet TX793. See the colours of Bellissimo 4 here.
We highly recommend using only the yarn specified as other yarns are likely to produce different results.