skif is a group of clothing designers who have taken their runway designs to the hand knitting pattern collector!
All skif patterns require a bit of adventure, they are written simply and sized to fit loose and drapey. Your finished knit will be runway worthy!
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Printed in full color on glossy heavy card stock.
metal buttons, ties and small skif tag included to adorn your garment
This sweater can also be worn upside down!
Size: 40" finished chest
You will need:
1 bag of Skif yarn (8 balls per bag)
or 700 grams TOTAL of lightweight linen, silk, cotton or merino
choose 2 or 3 different types to mix together
(yarns are held together to knit as worsted weight)
When choosing yarn:
-skif uses 2 or 3 yarns in every project
-they use mostly natural fibers
-they recommend not worrying about dyelot!
-don't make it too warm or too heavy
Recommended yarns: Habu Merino Wool, Lace Merino Silk, Baby Alpaca Lace, Bamboo, Tsumugi Silk, Lace Merino
needles: US 8 and US 9 circulars, 24" long