The Primavera Sweater is a lightweight mohair sweater knitted with a three strands of mohair. It is worked in one piece. That means no sewing is needed at the end. Thanks to the top-down construction, you can check the length while knitting your sweater and adjust it easily to your needs.
The stitch looks more difficult then it is. In fact, there are only 8 rows that repeat again and again.
SIZE: XS, S, M, L and XL
MEASUREMENTS: Width: (44) 47 (50) 54 (56) cm, length variable.
YOU WILL NEED:
- 4,5 and 6 mm circular needles, 4 mm double pointed needles
- E.g. 5 (XS, S), 6 (M, L) or 7 (XL) x 50 g we are knitters Touch Me Mohair or similar (50g = ~400m)
- A sewing needle
- Some stitch markers
You should master these basic techniques:
Knit stitch – purl stitch – cast-on – cast-off.
The following techniques are explained in the pattern:
Knit 1 through the back loop – Yarn over – Knit or purl 2 together – Left leaning decrease – Left leaning increase – Right leaning increase.