Woody sweater is a classic men‘s sweater, made from yarn that withstands wind and weather. The sweater is worked bottom up and the body is divided into front and back piece at the armhole openings. Both pieces are finished flat separately. The ribbing at the neckline is folded double and knit to the sweater’s wrong side. Stitches for the sleeves are picked up around the armhole openings and are worked in rounds to the desired length.
Choose a size that is approx. 10-15 cm wider (positive ease) than your chest circumference.
Circular needle 6 mm (100 or 60 cm, Magic Loop at the sleeves, possibly 40 cm) for all pieces in stockinette stitch at body and sleeves.
Circular needle 5 mm (100 or 60 cm, Magic Loop at the sleeves, possibly 40 cm) for all ribbings at body, sleeves and neckline
The pictured sweater is worked in Hillesvåg Blåne 2141.
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