Capulus Sweater PDF english version
Capulus Sweater is a classic and clean raglan sweater with a loose fit, a neat boat line neckline, clear raglan markings and sleeves that slightly narrow towards the wrist. The sweater is knit top down, so you can easily adjust the length at both the body and sleeves while knitting. The sweater is supposed to be worn with approx. 5-15 cm of positive ease.
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Bust measurement: ca. 98 (102) 109 (115) 120 cm. Sleeve length measured center under the armhole opening: 41 (42) 44 (44) 44 cm. Body length measured center back: 47 (48,5) 51 (53) 53 cm.
You can choose a lot of different combinations for this sweater depending on which look you prefer. All the suggested combinations contain thin Silk Mohair: 100 (100) 100 (125) 125 g of Soft Silk Mohair from Knitting for Olive 225 m/25 g or Tilia from Filcolana 212 m/25 g or Silk Mohair from Isager Yarn 212 m/25 g or Silk Mohair from Smuksak 212 m/ 25 g or similar quality.
- For a classic wooly sweater combine with 200 (200) 300 (300) 300 g Dansk Pelsuld 8/2 from Hjelholts uldspinderi 400 m/ 100 g – 1 strand.
- For a very soft and light sweater combine with 100 (100) 125 (125) 150 g Tibet from Cewec 190 m/ 25 g, 1 strand.
- For a very soft and puffy sweater combine with 200 (200) 300 (300) 300 g of Baby Alpaca 100 % from Smuksak 200 m/ 25 g or Alpaca 1 from Isager Yarn 400 m/50 g or Babyalpaka lace from Kremke soul wool 400 m/50 g, 2 strands.
- For a wooly, puffy and chunky sweater combine with 300 (300) 300 (300) 400 g NO. 4 fra G-uld 650 m/ 100 g, 2 strands.
You can also knit this sweater using two strands of Silk Mohair, then you will have to double the amount of Silk Mohair listed here.
Or you can choose any other yarn if you obtain the correct gauge.
The pictured model is knitted up using one strand of Tilia in the colorway 325 Coffee held together with one strand of Dansk Pelsuld 8/2 in the colorway 30 Chestnut brown.
You will need 9 stitch markers knitting this sweater.
The sweater is knit in Stockinette stitch in the round on needle size 4.5 mm (80 cm). The ribbed hems are knit on circular needle size 3.5 mm (80 cm).
18 sts x 26 rows in stockinette stitch in the round on needle size 4.5 mm = 10 x 10 cm.