Bjelle Top knitting pattern
Bjelle Top is knitted flat in 4 pieces, front, back and sleeves. Rib edge for neckline is picked up and knitted after sewing up. The 3D effect of the puff sleeves is created using a decreasing technique.
The 4 page PDF knitting pattern provides complete written instructions and diagram with measurements.
Knitted in sports weight, approx 116 meters per 50 g. Sample knitted in Purl Alpaca Designs Fine (100% alpaca)
X-Small: UK sizes 4-6, to fit 72cm/28″ bust (5 balls of yarn)
Small: UK sizes 8-10, to fit 80cm/31″ bust (5 balls of yarn)
Medium: UK sizes 12-14, to fit 90cm/36″ bust (6 balls of yarn)
Large: UK sizes 16-18, to fit 98cm/38″ bust (6 balls of yarn)
X-Large: UK size 20, to fit 105cm/41″ bust (7 balls of yarn)
Needle size: 3mm and 4mm straight needles.
Tension: 20sts and 29 rows to 10cm square over Stocking Stitch using 4mm needles.
Notions: Darning needle for sewing up and securing ends.