Perforated Sweater

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This top down sweater is knit seamlessly in the round to the waist, then front and back are knit flat to create the split hem. The delicate lace pattern adds a nice touch. The sleeves are 3/4 length, but could easily be lengthened or shortened.

SIZES
XS (S, M, L, XL, XXL)
Bust circumference of the finished sweater: 32 3⁄4 (36 1⁄2, 39 3⁄4, 43 1⁄2, 46 3⁄4, 50)” / 83.5 (92.5, 101, 110.5, 119, 127) cm.
To fit bust 30 (33 1⁄2, 37, 40 1⁄2, 44, 47 1⁄2)” / 76 (85, 94, 103, 112, 120.5) cm.
Designed to be worn with approximately 2 3⁄4 – 3” / 7-7.5 cm of positive ease. Shown in size M.

YARN
1 skein of Miss Babs Katahdin (100% Superwash Bluefaced Leicester Wool; 1750 yds / 1600 m per 400 g)
or 1080 (1201, 1313, 1451, 1581, 1746) yards / 988 (1098, 1200, 1327, 1445, 1596) meters Fingering weight yarn.

NEEDLES & NOTIONS
• two size 2 1⁄2 US / 3 mm circular needles, 16” / 40 cm
long for the neck edging and a longer one for body edging
• two size 4 US / 3.5 mm circular needles, 16” / 40 cm long for the beginning of raglan shaping and a longer one for the rest of the raglans and body
• size 4 US / 3.5 mm double pointed needles for the
sleeves (or a long circular needle if using Magic Loop technique)
• size 2 1⁄2 US / 3 mm double pointed needles for the sleeve edging (or a long circular needle if using Magic Loop technique)

• stitch markers
• row counter
• waste yarn for holding the sleeve stitches
• tapestry needle to weave in the yarn ends

GAUGE
24 sts and 36 rnds in Stockinette stitch using larger needles, after blocking = 4” / 10 cm

€6.59 (pdf download)