Ground Pepper Sweater Kits Selection B
Classic V-neck sweater with little details that make it special. Beautiful chain-like raglan increases and faux seams on body and sleeves, along with endless possibilities in color combination, make this a piece to knit over and over again.
The sweater is worked in five different colors (shown in gradient set), the upper body back and forth, the rest of the body and sleeves in the round.
SIZES: XS (S, M, L, XL, XXL)
Bust circumference of the finished sweater: 31 (35, 39, 43, 46 ¼, 50 ¼)” / 79 (89, 99, 109, 117.5, 128) cm; to fit bust 28 (32, 36, 40, 44, 48)” / 72 (82, 92, 102, 112, 122) cm.
The sweater is designed to be worn with 3” / 7.5 cm of positive ease for sizes XS, S, M and L and with 2 ¼” / 6 cm of positive ease for sizes XL and XXL. The positive ease is already built into each size. Shown in size S.
size 4 US / 3.5 mm circular needle, 32” / 80 cm long for the raglans and body
size 4 US / 3.5 mm double pointed needles for the sleeves or the long circular needle above if using Magic Loop technique
two size 2 ½ US / 3 mm circular needles, 16” / 40 cm long for the neck ribbing and a longer one for the body ribbing (optional, you can use the shorter one, too)
size 2 ½ US / 3 mm double pointed needles for the sleeve ribbing or a long circular needle if using Magic Loop technique
4 regular stitch markers
1 removable stitch marker (optional)
waste yarn for holding the sleeve stitches
tapestry needle to weave in the yarn ends
24 sts and 32 rows in Stockinette stitch using larger needles = 4” / 10 cm
This kit includes 5 full skeins of our Callback base (1.640 yards), a hard copy of the pattern, and a digital coupon code to download the pattern to your Ravelry library. **Please note that the original pattern was written for a 4 skein gradient and our kit has 5 skeins. You will need to make adjustments as to where you change skeins in the pattern**
After you audition this base for the first time, you’ll want to call it back again and again. This 3 ply yarn made with 100% Superwash Merino can be used to knit a heavier sock, or baby clothes that can be washed by machine (gentle cycle, please!), or for fine knit sweaters.
Yardage: 328 yards/100 grams
Content: 100% Superwash Merino
Care: Machine Wash Gentle/Dry Flat
All hand dyed yarns use professional acid dyes and are heat set to retain color.
To view projects made out of this yarn, visit the link below:
- Flamingo Pink Speckle
- Fire Engine Red Speckle
- Spearmint Breeze Speckle