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Varpu Sweater by Jonna Hitala

2021 garment knit make/made sweater WINTER

2021 : Varpu 

A simple sweater knit on large needles, top down and mostly in the round. What's not to love :-)


Craft : Knit

Pattern : Varpu by Jonna Hietala
Yarn : Take Care Mohair by Wool and the Gang 78% kid mohair, 13% wool, 9% polyamide
Quantity / Colour : 4 balls x Grape Purple (400m) 
Needle : 7mm & 10mm 
Size : Adult S
Project cost : yarn $112 + pattern $9 (approx)

Notes : 
odified the sleeve cuff with decreases on 7mm * K1, K2tog * then knitted an extra long 17cm 1x1 twisted rib cuff.
Bind off loosely for the neck!  

Measurements :
Under arm to start of rib 28cm + 11cm rib
Top sleeve to start of rib 28cm + 16cm rib (considering reducing this 6/7cm - it's not as tight and flattering as hoped)

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