Inspired by a summer of adventures in Cape May, the Cape May Sweater by Louise Robert is crafted with love and 5 beautiful skeins of the Merica wool.
The Cape May Sweater is a timeless classic that is sure to become a wardrobe staple. It is a simple, yet stylish sweater that is perfect for any occasion.
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- Patricknits Collection - MERICA [100% Merino Rambouillet untreated, 411 m (450 yds) / 100g]
- A - BLUEBERRY FIELD : 1 (1, 2, 2, 2, 2, 2, 3, 3)
- B - CAMAIEU : 1 (1, 2, 2, 2, 2, 3, 3, 3)
- C - PAPAYA : 1 (1, 2, 2, 2, 2, 2, 3, 3)
- D - ORANGÉE : 1 (1, 2, 2, 2, 2, 3, 3, 3)
- E - WITHOUT YOU : 1 (1, 2, 2, 2, 2, 3, 3, 3)
You could also opt for a total of 4 (5, 6, 7, 8, 10, 11, 12, 13) skeins in the colors of your choice!
SIZES: A (B, C, D, E, F, G, H, I)
Final bust circumference: 34 (38, 42, 46, 50, 54, 58, 62, 66)" with a suggested positive ease of 10 cm; 4".
YOU WILL ALSO NEED THE FOLLOWING MATERIAL:
MAIN FABRIC : 3.5 mm (or size needed to obtain gauge)
RIBS : 3 mm (or size needed to obtain gauge)
- Tapestry needle
- Stitch Markers
- Stitch Holder
23 stitches & 36 rows = 10 cm; 4" knitted with 3.5 mm needles, in stockinette and with yarn doubled before blocking.
21.5 stitches & 31 rows = 10 cm; 4" knitted with 3.5 mm needles, in stockinette and with yarn doubled after blocking.
ATTENTION: Note that blocking adds about 5% to the width and about 15% to the length of the knitted fabric.
This sweater is knitted top-down and in the round. You can adjust the length of the body and sleeves as needed, keeping in mind that you will also need to adjust the amount of yarn required accordingly to knit the sweater.
This sweater is entirely worked by doubling 2 yarns and alternating colors
This pattern is sold in a numeric PDF format: add it to your cart and follow every step to complete your order: a link to download your pattern will be provided once the order is completed and you will also get this link by email (make sure to check your spams if you can't find the email in your inbox)
Can’t wait to make this sweater after the holidays
Great service with yarn and patters. A joy to work with company.
Wonderful pattern! Love wearing it!
And I love the loose fit of this short sleeve sweater.
Not often will I knit a short sleeve but this one is cute as heck.