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Super Simple Summer Sweater

Super Simple Summer Sweater by Joji Locatelli

See below for kit color combinations.  Purchase Bales & Tails here according to your size.

Super Simple Summer Sweater

This is a very basic sweater, with a deep circular yoke, a boxy fit and fresh looking stripes. Worked in worsted weight yarn, seamlessly from the top-down.

SIZES
XS (S, M, L, XL, XXL, 3XL, 4XL, 5XL).
Shown in size M on a 36” bust. Recommended ease: 6-9“ (15-22.5 cm) of positive ease.

FINISHED MEASUREMENTS
Bust circumference: 36½ (40¾, 44¾, 48¾, 52½, 57¼, 60¾, 64½, 69) inches; 91 (102, 112, 122, 131.5, 143, 152, 161, 172.5) cm.
Neck opening: 16½ (16, 17¼, 17¼, 18, 17½, 18½, 17½, 18¾) inches; 41 (40, 43, 43, 45, 44, 46, 44, 47) cm.
Yoke Depth (approx.): 9½, (10¼, 10¾, 11½, 12, 12½, 13¼, 13½, 14) inches; 24 (25.5, 27, 28.5, 30, 31.5, 33, 34, 35) cm.
Upper sleeve circumference: 10¾ (12½, 13, 14½, 15½, 17½, 17¾, 19, 20¼) inches; 27 (31, 32.5, 36, 39, 44, 44.5, 47.5, 50.5) cm.
Sleeve length underarm to cuff: 14½ inches; 36 cm or desired length.
Length from underarm to bottom hem: 10½ (11, 11, 11½ , 12, 12½, 13, 13½, 14) inches; 26.5 (27.5, 27.5, 29, 30, 31.5, 32.5, 34, 35) cm

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MATERIALS
Yarn: 4 (4, 6, 6, 6, 8, 8, 8, 10) skeins of Sheep Graffiti Bales & Tails (50% wool / 50% cotton; 231 yds) or DK or worsted weight yarn in 2 different colorways:
Color 1: 2 (2, 3, 3, 3, 4, 4, 4, 5) skeins; shown in colorway 1 (natural).
Color 2: 2 (2, 3, 3, 3, 4, 4, 4, 5) skeins; shown in colorway 9 (dark gray).
The total required yardage combined of all the colors is approx. 864 (960, 1056, 1296, 1440, 1584, 1776, 1920, 2160) yards 788 (876, 963, 1182, 1314, 1445, 1620, 1752, 1971) meters.
Needles: US 6 (4 mm) and US 3 (3.25 mm) circular needles.
Other notions: Stitch markers, stitch holders (or waste yarn), tapestry needle.

GAUGE
17.5 sts and 28 rows 4” 10 cm on US 6 (4 mm) needles in Stockinette stitch.
Before you measure, please take the time to wash and block your swatch in the same manner that you will wash and block your sweater.