Bleideag

Icelandic inspired colourwork yoke sweater
A yoked pullover Ysolda designed as a collaboration with our studio manager Bex. Bex's vision was to combine more affordable Létt Lopi as the main colour of a sweater and use Einrúm for the yoke, really highlighting its beauty.

Details

Skills for knitting this project

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Supplies

Yarn

Aran weight yarn with good elasticity, wool or wool blends are ideal. Shown in Ístex Létt Lopi (100% Icelandic wool, 109yds / 100m, 50g). MC – 0005 Black Heather

Contrast colours shown in Einrúm L+2 (92% Icelandic Wool, 8% Thai Silk, 102yds / 93m, 50g). CC1 – 2005, CC2 – 2001, CC3 – 2008 }}

Needles and notions

US 9 / 5.5mm 24” / 60cm or longer circular needle.}}


Yardage


For your selected size you will receive the number of balls of MC Ístex Létt Lopi and CC Einrúm L+2 in each colour as shown in the table below.

Size 1–3 4–5 6–7 8–10 11–12 13 14 15
MC 7 8 9 10 11 12 12 13
CC1 1 1 1 1 1 1 2 2
CC2 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
CC3 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1

Sizing


1[2, 3, 4, 5, 6] (7, 8, 9, 10, 11) [12, 13, 14, 15]
38[40, 42, 44, 46, 48] (50, 52, 54, 56, 58) [60, 62, 64, 66]" / 95[100, 105, 110, 115, 120] (125, 130, 135, 140, 145) [150, 155, 160, 165]cm finished chest circumference)

Our models are wearing the size 7 with C/D bust darts with between 4 and 9" of positive ease.


Finished Garment Measurements

Size 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15
Inches                              
chest 38 40 42 44 46 48 50 52 54 56 58 60 62 64 66
body length 12 1/2 12 3/4 13 13 1/4 13 1/2 13 3/4 14 14 1/4 14 1/2 14 3/4 15 15 1/4 15 1/2 15 3/4 16
upper arm 12 12 1/2 13 1/2 14 14 1/2 15 16 16 1/2 17 17 1/2 18 1/2 19 19 1/2 20 21
cuff 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 12 12 12 12
sleeve length 18 1/2 18 1/2 18 1/2 18 1/2 18 1/2 18 1/2 18 1/2 18 1/2 18 1/2 18 1/2 18 1/2 18 1/2 18 1/2 18 1/2 18 1/2
back yoke depth 8 1/2 8 1/2 8 1/2 8 3/4 8 3/4 9 1/4 9 1/2 10 10 10 10 1/4 10 3/4 10 3/4 11 11
CM                              
chest 95 100 105 110 115 120 125 130 135 140 145 150 155 160 165
body length 31.5 32 32.5 33 34 34.5 35 35.5 36.5 37 37.5 38 39 39.5 40
upper arm 30 31.5 34 35 36.5 37.5 40 41.5 42.5 44 46.5 47.5 49 50 52.5
cuff 25 25 25 25 25 25 25 25 25 25 25 30 30 30 30
sleeve length 46.5 46.5 46.5 46.5 46.5 46.5 46.5 46.5 46.5 46.5 46.5 46.5 46.5 46.5 46.5
back yoke depth 21 21 21 22 22 23 24 25 25 25 25.5 26.5 26.5 27.5 27.5

 

 

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