No need for a necklace with this lace sweater.
Koru is relaxed boxy sweater with a beautiful lace pattern along the neckline. The sweater is worked seamlessly top-down. It has long sleeves with the lace repeated on top of the sleeves. The cropped hem has a slit so the front and back hem are worked separately. The lace has both charted and written instructions.
XXS-XS-S-M1 [M2-L1-L2-XL] 2XL-3XL-4XL-5XL
This sweater is meant to be worn with positive ease. Choose a size with approx. 8’’ / 20 cm positive ease at bust circumference.
Handu Handdyed PukkIlu (100% Finnish wool, 400 m / 100 g), or other fingering weight yarn. Shown in color Hiekka.
3-3-3-3 [3-4-4-4] 4-5-5-6 skeins.
985-1050-1110-1180 [1265-1320-1425-1525] 1700-1820-2045-2230 yrds / 900-960-1015-1075 [1155-1210-1300-1395] 1555-1665-1870-2035 m.
US 2 (3.0 mm) and US 3 (3.25 mm) - 40’’ / 100 cm long circular needles and dpns if you prefer to work the sleeves with them. Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the right gauge.
19 sts x 32 rnds = 4x4’’ / 10x10 cm in stockinette stitch worked in the round on the bigger needle (after blocking).
3 stitch markers, scrap yarn, E-4 (3.5 mm) crochet hook, tapestry needle.