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Ability: Intermediate

Availability: In stock


Product Description

1940’s inspired slimfit crewneck aran st sweater, with pretty puff shoulder detail.

“Inspired by the feminine sweaters of the 1940’s the body is small and fitted, with a central interweaving cable on the front and back. The sleeve is worked in a simple stocking st with gentle gathers at the shoulder forming the iconic sleeve of this era.” - Jo Storie

Sizes Sizes available - To fit Chest:
Size 1 - 82cm (32in)
Size 2 - 87cm (34in)
Size 3 - 92cm (36in)
Size 4 - 97cm (38in)
Size 5 – 102cm (40in)
Size 6 – 107cm (42in)

Knitted measurements approx:
Size 1 - 87cm (34in)
Size 2 - 92cm (36in)
Size 3 - 97cm (38in)
Size 4 - 102cm (40in)
Size 5 - 107cm (42in)
Size 6 - 112cm (44in)
Size 1 - 51cm (20in)
Size 2 - 52cm (20½in)
Size 3 - 53cm (21in)
Size 4 - 54cm (21¼in)
Size 5 - 55cm (21½in)
Size 6 - 56cm (22in)
Yarn type Alpaca Loft’s 100% Baby Alpaca
Yarn stockists Buy from the Jo Storie Yarn shop.
Yarn shade Photography shows Clove in Ivory shade. Yarn also available in Camel, Light Grey and Dark Grey.
Yarn weight Double knit
Amount of yarn Yardage per size (approx):

Size 1 - 8 x 50g balls of suggested yarn = 904m/992yds

Size 2 - 9 x 50g balls of suggested yarn = 1017m/1116yds

Size 3 - 10 x 50g balls of suggested yarn = 1130m/1240yds

Size 4 - 11 x 50g balls of suggested yarn = 1243m/1364yds

Size 5 - 12 x 50g balls of suggested yarn = 1356m/1488yds

Size 6 - 13 x 50g balls of suggested yarn = 1469m/1612yds

Note: A 50g ball = 113m/124 yds
Ability Intermediate
Skills required • You will need to be able to work a variety of stitches, including cables and be able to increase and decrease.
Materials required You will need:
• one pair each of 2¾mm (US2) and 3¾mm (US5) straight needles
• 2¾mm (US2) circular needles
• a cable needle
• a tapestry needle for sewing up
• row counters and stitch markers.
Tension • 23 sts x 30 rows to 10 x 10cm (4 x 4in) worked in pineapple st using 3¾mm (US 5) needles.
• 36 sts x 30 rows to 10 x 10cm (4 x 4in) worked in cable and rib using 3¾mm (US 5) needles.
• equivalent in st st 25 sts x 30 rows using 3¾mm (US 5) needles.


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