Please note, the first print of Knitted Kalevala has sold out. We are now selling into a new batch which we expect to be available on December 1st. If you ordered your book/kit prior to October 24th, you can expect to receive your order for the first preorder date of November 11th. If you order after October 24th, you can expect to receive your order the first week in December.
From the highly anticipated book, Knitted Kalevala published by Laine, we've put together yarn sets for the beautiful Suolaulu Sweater knit with Rauma Finullgarn. Jenna Kostet identifies this sweater as "the most beloved of all of my Kalevala-themed designs" and we can see why! With colorwork hem and cuffs, this sweater is worked seamlessly from the bottom up. It has three-quarter-length sleeves, a cropped hem and dropped shoulders.
Included in the yarn set are:
*If you need this pattern, please choose the "WITH BOOK" option as this pattern is not currently available on Ravelry.
As always, it is important to manage gauge to ensure you will have enough yarn. If you are worried you can purchase an extra skein of the main color. This pattern suggests the option to lengthen sleeves or hem, for which you would need extra yarn, if you wish.Original Colorway: MC: 434, CC: 4078
FINISHED MEASUREMENTSSize 1 - 34" to 38.5"
Selecting the correct amount of ease is a very personal, please choose a size based on your own preferences, a range between 2 to 4” of ease is suggested for this garment.
US 4 / 3.5 mm circular needles (32–40″ / 80–100 cm) for Stockinette Stitch and colourwork, US 2.5 / 3 mm circular needles (32–40″ / 80–100 cm) and DPNs (if not using the Magic Loop Method) for ribbing.
26 sts x 30 rnds = 4 x 4″ / 10 x 10 cm with US 4 / 3.5 mm needles in Stockinette Stitch, after blocking.