Chestnut Sweater by Rūkė Knits. Chestnut sweater is a hip-length style knit. It has a short folded neck with a neckline. Long balloon sleeves are decorated with rib stitch cuffs. The main sweater focus is a shoulder line that has wrinkles in front, back, and sleeves parts. The sweater body part is worked straight to the hips so it is easy to customize your preferred length. This design was created based on the fashion of 80’s so it fits perfectly with clothes of that period style.
Gauge: 10cm x 10cm = 17 stitches x 25 rows in Stocking stitch pattern.
Finished Measurements: sizes XS (S) M (L) XL (2X) 3X (4X) to be worn with up to 10cm positive ease. Shown in size L.
Bust circumference: 88 (96.5) 104.5 (113) 121 (129.5) 137.5 (146 ) cm
Sweater length (from neck): 49.5 (52) 54.5 (56) 59 (61) 63 (65) cm
Sleeve length (from neck): 66.5 (69) 71 (73) 76 (77.5) 80 (81.5) cm
Sleeve upper arm girth: 42 (44.5) 47.5 (54) 53.5 (60) 63 (69.5) cm
Materials Used: Approx. 9 (9, 10, 10, 11, 11, 12, 12) 25 gram balls of lace weight yarn with 80% mohair, 20% silk based on 210 metres per 25g ball and using TWO strands of the yarn held together.
Needle Size: 4mm x 40cm-100cm circular needles and 4mm x 20cm long double point needles.
Pattern Includes: Youtube video links with QR codes, sweater schematic, finished measurements size table, abbreviations.
Skill Level: Intermediate.
Colour Printed Leaflet.