KILLING ME SOFTLY SWEATER ENGLISH
This pattern is in English.
Killing Me Softly Sweater is a raglan sweater with a moderate positive ease.
The sweater is knit from the top down with raglan increases. The pattern structure is made by elongated stitches.
First of the neckband is worked in ribbing, folded to the back and knit together. Then continue straight to the yoke beginning with a few short rows to shape the back of the neck. After working all raglan increases, the work is divided into sleeves and body and finished individually with a ribbing trim at the bottom.
Choice of size
The sweater has a positive ease of 10-15 cm. This means you should choose the size measuring 10-15 cm more than your chest circumference. If your chest measures 96 cm, you should choose a size M with a circumference of 110 cm.
Size XS (S) M (L) XL (XXL) XXXL
Fits chest measuring 80-87 (88-93) 94-99 (100-107) 108-116 (117-126) 127-136 cm
Circumference 99 (104,5) 110 (115,5) 121 (131) 140 cm
Length Length (measured centre back, neckband excluded) 52 (54) 56 (58) 60 (62) 64 cm
Knitting gauge 11 stitches • 17 rows of stockinette on a 7 mm needle = 10 • 10 cm
Suggested needles Circular needle 5 mm (40 cm and double pointed needles unless the magic loop method is being used) and 7 mm (40, 80-100 cm)
Materials 1 strand Chunky Mohair (200m/100g) from Handdyed.dk held together with
1 strand Merino Singles (800m/100g) from Handdyed.dk (You can leave out the merino for a lighter feel)
Chunky Mohair: 200 (250) 300 (350) 400 (450) 500 g
Merino Singles: 50 (62,5) 75 (87,5) 100 (112,5) 125 g