Enchantée is a sweater in big stitches and lace, comfortable and feminine. It knits seamlessly from bottom up. The body is knitted in one piece to the armholes. Then each part (front and back) is knitted separately and shaped with short rows. The sleeves (slightly flared) are picked up and knitted in the round. The neckline is knitted in I-cord.
Pattern is charted only.
Sizes : XS (S - M1 - M2 - L - XL - XXL)
Finished bust circumference approximately : 34 (36.25 - 41 - 42.5 - 45 - 49 - 50.5) in or 86 (92 - 104 - 108 - 114 - 124 - 128) cm.
Gauge : 20 sts x 24 rows for 4 x 4 in or 10 x 10 cm in st st.
One pattern (18 sts x 8 rows) from chart pattern measures 4 x 1.5 in or 10 x 3.5 cm.
Yarn : this sweater is knitted with two strands of yarn: a DK weight and a lace weight held together. Approximately 800 (850 - 920 - 970 - 1010 - 1095 - 1160) yards or 730 (770 - 840 - 880 - 920 - 1000 - 1060) m of each yarn. If you prefer, you can knit this sweater with only one strand of a worsted weight yarn
Materials : Needles sizes 3.5 mm/US 4(icord), 4 mm/US 6 (rib) and 5 mm/US 8 (body and sleeves), an extra needle for 3-needle bind-off, cable needle, tapestry needle, waste yarn or stitch holder to hold live stitches, stitch markers.
Sample knit in Grande Ourse et Orphée de Lainamourée size M.
It is recommended with 2 to 4 in or 5 to 10 cm positive ease.
Pattern is pdf downloadable : once the order has been confirmed, a download link will be sent to you by e-mail