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Florarium light sweater

price excl. VAT €7.00

Florarium light is a long awaited version of original aran weight Florarium Sweater, but adapted for fingering weight yarns.

It is a modern round yoke pullover with slightly A-line shaped body and long sleeves, featuring a floral stranded colour work pattern with floats of contrasting colour on the right side on the yoke, hem and cuffs. The pullover is worked bottom up in the round.

Sizes:

The pattern is written for nine sizes to fit 74 (84, 94, 104, 114) (124, 134, 144, 154) cm // 29 (33, 37, 41, 45) (49, 53, 57, 61) in bust circumference with ca. 8-13 cm (3-5 in) of positive ease.
For the finished garment measurements, refer to the schematics.
The sample is shown in size 2 on a 160 cm (5.25 ft) tall model with ca. 84-66-94 cm (33-26-39 in) body measurements.

Yarn:

MC: ca. 150 (170, 215, 260, 305) (350, 395, 435, 480) g of Darnie from Studio Donegal, 100% merino wool, 4 ply with 410 m (448 yds) in 100 g, shown in shade 8812 Oatmeal;
with an estimated yardage of ca. 613 m//671 yds (704//770, 884//967, 1064//1164, 1245//1362) (1425//1559, 1606//1756, 1786//1954, 1966//2151).

CC: ca. 40 (65, 105, 150, 195) (240, 285, 325, 370) g of Soft Merino Tweed from Kilcarra Donegal Yarns, 100% merino wool, 4 ply with 410 m (448 yds) in 100 g, shown in shade 5585 Autumn Leaf;
with an estimated yardage of ca. 162 m//178 yds (253//276, 433//474, 613//671, 794//868) (974//1066, 1155//1263, 1335//1460, 1515//1658).
Or any other yarn(s) to match the gauge.

Needles & notions:

A pair of 3.5 mm (US 4) circular needles with 40 & 80 — 100 cm (16 & 32 — 40 in) long cables or a pair of interchangeable needles with spare cables; at least 4 stitch markers; scraps of any other yarn; ca. 2.5 mm (B or C) crochet hook; row counter (optional), tapestry needle (optional).

Gauge:

20 sts & 30 rows in 10 cm (4 in) measured over stockinette stitch in the round after blocking on 3.5 mm (US 4) needles.
Same or 1-2 sts smaller gauge for the colour work is required.
Adjust the needle sizes if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.