Katia Lopapeysa Autumn (103)
Do you love sweaters with a jacquard pattern, but don't you dare to try this technique? Or are you looking for an easy project with a unique result? Then Katia Lopapeysa is for you! Lopapeysa is the Icelandic name for their beautiful sweaters with a jacquard pattern around the shoulders and chest. You can already knit a complete sweater in size 38, inspired by the traditional Icelandic design, with a single ball of Katia Lopapeysa 400 grams. *The jacquard pattern changes slightly depending on the size of the sweater. If you plan to knit the Lopapeysa sweater in other larger sizes, add some Lopapeysa Basic balls.
Each ball of yarn weighs 400 grams and has 960 meters. This yarn has a medium thickness, we recommend knitting with needle size 3.5 - 4. To make a long sleeve sweater for women in size 38, 1 ball of yarn is needed. For the 10x10 cm swatch, knit 21 sts and 26 rows. Machine washable up to 30ºC. Do not tumble dry.
- 400 g - 960 m
- 70% Wool, 30% Acrylic
- Needle size 3,5-4
- Sweater size 38 is ca. 1 ball
- Tension square 10x10cm = 21 stitches x 26 needles