Knitting sweaters

Sweater with kangaroo pocket

Sweater with kangaroo pocket

A kangaroo pocket blends seamlessly into an exaggerated V-shape pattern in this statement sweater. 

Sizes

35 (38 1/2, 41 1/2, 46, 49 1/2, 52 1/2)" bust circumference; shown in size 35", modeled with 1/2" of negative ease 

Yarn

O-Wool Balance (50% certified organic cotton, 50% certified organic merino; 130 yd [119 m]/50 g):

• #9110 talc, 9 (10, 11, 13, 14, 15) skeins Yarn distributed by Tunney Wool Company

Textured yoke top

Sweater for Women

Sweater for Women

SIZES

To fit: 81 [86:91:97:102:107]cm (32[34:36:38:40:42]in)

Actual measurement: 84[90:96:104:110:116]cm (33[35.5:37.5:4143:45.5]in)

Length to shoulder: 59[59:60:60:61:61]cm (23(23:23.5:23.5:24:24]in)

Sleeve length: 46cm (18in)

Glitter sweater with peplum

Glitter sweater with peplum

A touch of lurex sets this elegant peplum sweater apart. P.S.: It also looks good with a pencil skirt.

Sizes: Small (Medium)

Instructions are for size Small. Changes for size Medium are in parentheses. If there is only one number it applies to both sizes.

Materials:

Lana Grossa "Splendid" (72% Super Kid Mohair, 21% Nylon, 7% Polyester, yardage = 165m/25g) 150 (175) g anthracite/silver (#8).

Knitting needles one pair US 6 (4mm), circular needle US 6 (4mm), crochet hook US E-4 (3.5mm).

Sweater in diamond/leaf pattern

Sweater in diamond/leaf pattern

Tiny dewdrops of glistening sequins adorn the delicate leaf pattern. Sophistication: The ribbed cowl accentuates this chic sweater.

Size: Medium-Large 

The oversized silhouette of this sweater fits from sizes Medium to Large

Materials: Lana Grossa

"Lace Paillettes" (45% Alpaca, 20% Wool, 15% Cotton, 15% Polyamide, yardage = 150 m/25 g) 150 g magnolia (#19).

"Silkhair" (70% Mohair Superkid, 30% Silk, yardage = 210 m/25 g) 125 g magnolia (#75).

Twist Sweater

Twist Sweater

The overall rib pattern and hint of sparkle in the yarn pair beautifully in Heather Lodinsky's Twist Sweater. The bottom bands are intertwined to become the front bands, creating a hip twisted look.

SIZES

• Sweater is sized to fit Women's X-Small (Small, Medium, Large, X-Large, XX-Large).

FINISHED MEASUREMENTS

• Bust 35 (39, 42, 46, 50, 54)"

• Length 24 (24.5, 24.5, 25, 25, 25.5)"