The Weekender Sweater in Air

The Weekender Sweater in Air

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The Weekender by Andrea Mowry is called “the weekender”, but you’'ll want to wear it every day - it’s perfect for wearing to the office or out on your weekend hike in the woods.

This sweater has it all: texture, faux seams, drop shoulder and some positive ease. The fine detail of the tabular cast-on makes for perfect rib edging. You will find yourself wanting to knit several of these for yourself and friends!

Note: Recommended ease: 10” / 25.5 cm .

This sweater pattern is paired with DROPS AIR from Garnstudio. DROPS Air is a very light and cozy yarn from 72% alpaca, 21% Polyamid, 7% wool. This makes the sweater especially light, but very warm as well. Garments made in DROPS Air are totally itch-free, which means everyone can wear them! .

The pattern covers sizes from XS to XXL. The sweater is shown in a size Small with 10” positive ease.

If you want to purchase the yarn only, visit our online yarn shop for DROPS Air

Check out the Weekender kit in Tuscan Tweed as an alternative!

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Make your choice of shade for this sweater:

(Please be aware that the colours shown may vary from screen to screen)

included in this kit:

  • printed pattern

  • 6,7,8,9,10,11 balls of DROPS Air by Garnstudio at 50g from the shade of your choice

  • the electronic pattern will be emailed to you after purchase

skill level: intermediate

stitches/techniques involved: reverse sockinette, sockinette, tubular cast-on, tubular cast-off, faux seams, 3 needle bind-off, ribbing, short rows

washing instructions: handwash in cold water. Lay flat to dry.

to make it a complete kit we recommend: peace of mind go to SUPPLIES and order:

more information: DROPS Air is - as its name says - a very airy yarn that feels beautiful against the skin, which makes it perfect for accessories, shawls, sweaters and jackets in both textured and cable patterns. Garments made in DROPS Air are totally itch-free, which means everyone can wear them! 

DROPS Air is a new and exciting "blow yarn" made from soft baby alpaca and cozy and warm merino wool. Its construction is unique, based on the newest yarn technologies, where instead of spinning, the fibres of baby alpaca and merino wool are air blown into a tube, which makes the garments made in this yarn about 30-35% lighter than those made with conventional spun yarns of the same thickness.

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