A new kit for Eri Shimizu's latest creation featured in Laine Magazine Issue 11
and using Ito yarns.The sweater combines two yarns that are held together throughout the pattern:ITO Kinu and ITO Sensai. The result is an incredibly light-weight, warm design. The fabric looks nice on both sides, so the sweater is reversible. Finish the sweater carefully, and you can also wear it inside out.
We have kit this up for you in 4 sizes . You'll have all the yarn you'll need to make this...
The pattern is NOT included but is available in Laine magazine, issue 11
which is only in print.
Each kit includes; Ito Kinu
in colour Angora (100% silk, 464 yds / 425 m – 50 g) and Ito Sensai
in colour White (60% mohair, 40% silk, 262 yds / 240 m – 20 g)Size 1
- 2 cones of Ito Kinu +4 balls of Ito SensaiSize 2
- 3 cones of Ito Kinu + 4 balls of Ito SensaiSize 3
- 3 Cones of Ito Kinu + 5 balls of Ito SensaiSize 4
- 4 Cones of Ito Kinu + 6 balls of Ito Sensai
Keep in mind that this design is meant to be worn with between 4-9 inches/10-23cm of positive ease.
For correct sizing you should choose the size that fits within the 'finished' measurements including the amount of positive ease you'd like. For example: You measure 38 inches but would like 5 inches of positive ease =43 inches .Choose Size 2 Finished Measurements:
Size 1 - 40 inches /102 cm
Size 2 - 44 inches /112 cm
Size 3 - 48-56 inches / 122-142cm
Size 4 - 60-64 inches /152-163cmNeedles:
US 4 / 3.5 mm and US 6 / 4 mm 32” / 80 cm circular needles
You can view more specific measurements and details on Ravelry.