the K sweater
the K sweater
the K sweater is one of the designs in Helga Isager's pattern book, K (Knit). the back and front are worked flat, bottom-up, and the stitches for the sleeves are picked up around the armhole.
the wool : the design uses Spinni and Silk Mohair from the Danish brand Isager, 1 strand of each held together.
suggested needle size : 4.5 mm/UK 7/US 7 + 5 mm/UK 6/US 8
the needles are sold separately on the tools page.
dimensions of the finished sweater :
small : chest width 60cm [23.6"]/ front length to armhole 28.5cm [11.2"]/ width lower border 60cm [23.6"]
medium : chest width 64cm [25.2"]/ front length to armhole 30cm [11.8"]/ width lower border 54cm [21.3"]
large : chest width 68cm [26.8"]/ front length to armhole 31cm [12.2"]/ width lower border 57.5cm [22.6"]
x-large : chest width 72cm [28.4"]/ front length to armhole 33cm [13"]/ width lower border 61cm [24"]
colors : the knitting kit exists in our different the colors of Isager Spinni and Silk Mohair. the original colors are Spinni col. 58 and Silk Mohair col. 28.
skill Level : 2 out of 3
the biches & bûches kit : the kit includes the original yarn from Isager in the quantity for the chosen size and in the chosen colors + the little biches & bûches knitting pouch.
how to determine your size : take a cardigan from your wardrobe that you love and measure its dimensions. it may not have the exact same shape, but it will give you an idea of the size to choose.
design & copyright by Helga Isager - Amimono