First Sweater

$ 100.00

Dive into garment making!

This basic raglan pullover will be a staple garment in your closet. It's a sweater crafted simply, in a method that is efficiently knitted from the top of your body down to your waist. It's designed with minimal flourishes, and sized with comfortable but streamlined ease.

Sizing:

0-6 mo (6-12 mo, 1-2 yrs, 2-4 yrs, 4-6 yrs, 6-8 yrs, 8-10 yrs, XS, S, S/M, M, M/L, L, XL, XXL, 3XL, 4XL, 5XL, 6XL)

Finished Chest Measurement: 18 (19.5, 20.5, 22, 24, 26, 28, 31, 33.5, 35, 37, 39, 43, 47, 51, 55, 58, 62, 66)“

Cropped Length: 4 (4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 11, 11, 12, 13, 13, 14, 14, 14, 14, 14)“

Regular Length: 6 (6.5, 7, 8, 10, 13, 15, 15, 15, 16, 16, 17, 18, 18.5, 19, 20, 20, 20, 20)“

*pattern included with class*

All classes are held via Google Meet. Classes are held after store hours on Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays. Call or email to schedule day and time.

Materials needed:

Yarn:
Worsted weight or Aran yarn

Yardage for cropped length: 220 (240, 270, 320, 380, 450, 500, 620, 710, 750, 780, 850, 950, 1100, 1150, 1350, 1450, 1600, 1750) yards

Yardage for regular length: 270 (300, 310, 440, 500, 680, 700, 800, 850, 1000, 1050, 1100, 1400, 1500, 1600, 1700, 1800, 2000, 2100) yards

Needles:
US 6 (4 mm) and US 8 (5 mm) (or as required to meet gauge)

0-6 mo - 4 yrs: 16” circulars and DPNs in each size*
4 yrs - XS: 16” circulars, 24” circulars, and DPNs in each size*
S - XXL: 16” circulars, 32” circulars, and DPNs in each size*
3XL - 6XL: 16” circulars, 48” circulars, and DPNs in each size*

Alternatively you can use the magic loop technique to knit in the round using a single long circular needle.

Gauge
18 sts and 22 rows/ 4” in stockinette stitch in the round on larger needles

Notions:
stitch markers, darning needle, scissors

Choose your yarn a week ahead or have it dyed by Kitty Pride Fibers in time for class! 

Basic knitting skills required.

5 one hour sessions

Designer: Tin Can Knits