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This pattern is in Swedish.

Eira Sweater is a rib knit sweater that is knitted top down with raglan increases, in a rib structure of 3 knit stitches and 2 purl stitches. The neckline is folded over double, and German short rows are used to create the neckline. The body is finished with an elastic bind off, and the sleeves are finished with a wide rib edge. You can find recommended instruction videos at the end of the pattern.

Eira Sweater should have a positive ease of around 15 cm. Knit a gauge swatch before starting, so that you are sure your gauge is correct.

Level of difficulty: 3 out of 5

XS (S) M (L) XL (2XL) 3XL

Chest circumference
99 (104) 108 (115) 125 (131) 139 cm

53 (55) 56 (59) 62 (64) 65 cm

Suggested needles
3 mm (40 cm) circular needles
4 mm (40, 60 and 80 or 100 cm) circular needles
3.5 mm double pointed needles

26 sts x 30 rows in rib (k3, p1) st on 4 mm needles = 10 x 10 cm

Suggested yarn

300 (350) 350 (400) 400 (450) 450 g Favolana Godland yarn creme (100g / 400m), can be used with or without follow threat 


Can be knitted held together with 

125 (150) 150 (175) 175 (175) 200 g Filcolana Tilia (25g = 210m) or Sandnes Garn Tynn Silk Mohair (25g = 212m) or Isager Silk Mohair (25g = 212m) or Drops Kid-Silk (25g = 200m) or Knitting for Olive Soft Silk Mohair (25g = 225m)


The pattern is sent as a PDF file by mail


Translation by Amanda Gunnarsson


Picture credits:  @novemberknits

Eira Sweater Novemberknits Svenska

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