Designed by Lisa Richardson for Rowan
The Millthorpe Sweater is a versatile cosy sweater for the outdoors or for weekend shabby chic. Knitted in stocking stitch, in pieces and sewn up, and features set-in sleeves, optional decorative holes and deliberate laddering with ribbed hem, cuffs and high neck band.
This pattern is suitable for the intermediate knitter. Five sizes available from chest measurements 81cm to 127cm with approximately 15-20cm positive wearing ease built into the design.
Bust circumference: 40(44, 48, 52, 56)“ 102(112, 122, 132, 142) cm
Finished length: 28.5(29, 30, 30.5, 31.5)” 72(74, 76, 78, 80) cm
Sleeve to underarm: 17.5” for all 44(44, 45, 45,45) cm
Approximate total meterage of DK yarn per size based on 175m per ball of Rowan Felted Tweed
1225m (7 balls) / 1400m (8 balls) / 1575m (9 balls) / 1750m (10 balls) / 1750m (10 balls)
Designed for Rowan in Felted Tweed or any suitable double knit / 8 ply yarn that knits to a gauge 24 sts x 32 rows to 10cm stocking stitch swatch using 3.75mm needles. Also requires a 3.25mm needle for bands.