Helga Isager Virginia

Helga Isager Virginia

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The Virginia sweater is featured in Amirisu Magazine issue 23 where you also find the pattern.

The sweater is worked from the bottom up in the round.

 

The Biches & Bûches wool bundle contains all the original Isager Yarn wool in the chosen colors and for the chosen model size + the printed pattern in English or French + the Biches & Bûches knitting pouch of the moment.

The sweater is worked from the bottom up in the round. First the body and then the sleeves are worked in the round to the armholes. At the armholes, body and sleeves are joined for the yoke, which is worked in the round with decreases between the sections in pattern. The top of the yoke is worked back and forth, while stitches are bound off to shape the neckline. After this, a collar is worked, starting with a repeat of pattern and ending with rib.
The sweater has rib edges and a simple slipped stitch pattern (Stripe Pattern) with St st sections in between the sections worked the pattern.

Isager Merilin color 7s: 4 (4, 5, 5) (5, 6, 6) balls
Isager Silk Mohair color 68: 4 (4, 5, 5) (5, 6, 6) balls
Isager Jensen Yarn color 30: 1 (1, 2, 2) (2, 2, 2) skeins

20 stitches and 26 rows = 10 cm/4"

A US 2 1⁄2 (3 mm) 24” / 60 cm (or longer) circular needle
A US 4 (3.5 mm) 24” / 60 cm (or longer) circular needle
A US 7 (4.5 mm) 24” / 60 cm (or longer) circular needle

Finished bust measurements: XS (S, M, L) (XL, 2XL, 3XL) = 37 3⁄4 (40, 42 1⁄2, 45) (47 1⁄4, 49 3⁄4, 52)” / 96 (102, 108, 114) (120, 126, 132) cm

The sample is in size S on a 5’7” / 170 cm tall model with 8” / 20 cm positive ease at bust.