Typical Mohair Slipover
The construction of this knit is as follows: The back is first knit top down (break the yarn), then the front left and right shoulders are knitted onto the back, and then connected to knit the front portion of the top. These two sections are connected and the body is knit in the round. All collar and armhole edges are knitted separately.
Sample is knit in the size Medium.
SIZES: XS (S) M (L) XL (XXL) 3XL (4XL) 5XL
FINISHED BUST CIRCUMFERENCE: 85 (90) 100 (105) 115 (125) 135 (145) 155 cm
LENGTH: 46 (48) 50 (52) 54 (56) 58 (60) 62 cm
The slipover is designed with 5 cm positive ease. The circumference is 5 cm larger than your specific bust circumference.
DK - Aran weight
Suggested: 1 strand of Drops Lima Yarn (50g = 100m/109yd) + 2 strands Drops Kid Mohair (25g = 210m/230yds)
DK weight (1 strand): 150 (150) 200 (200) 250 (250) 300 (300) 350 g
Lace weight (2 strands): 75 (75) 100 (100) 125 (125) 150 (150) 175 g
15 stitches x 21 rows = 10 cm x 10 cm on 5 mm in stockinette
5.0 mm | 80 cm circular needles
4.5 mm | 80 cm circular needles
4.0 mm | 40 cm circular needles
Beginner to Intermediate, 3/5 Difficulty
Picking up stitches, Increasing stitches, Adding stitches, K2Tog, German Short Row, 2 x 2 Tubular Bind Off
Frequently Asked Questions
What are the yarn bases?
Mohair Silk - 70% Mohair 30% Silk (477m/50g)
Classic Sock - 80% Superwash Merino Wool 20% Nylon (373m/100g)
Merino Single - 100% Superwash Merino (373m/100g)
Eco Merino - 100% Eco Processed Organic Merino Wool (373m/100g)
Silk Linen - 65% Silk 35% Linen (395m/115g)
Bamboo - 100% Bamboo (305m/100g)
SW Sport - 100% Superwash Merino Wool (249m/100g)
Mohair Luxe - 70% Kid Mohair 30% Silk (102m/50g)
SW Worsted - 100% Superwash Merino Wool (187m/100g)
Worsted Single - 100% Superwash Merino (180m/100g)
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Do you ship internationally?
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Unfortunately due to the fact that I must order yarn on a preorder basis and are made to order, returns and cancellations cannot be accepted.
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