DIY Kit - My First Sweater - Merino No. 5
DIY Kit - My First Sweater - Merino No. 5
DIY Kit - My First Sweater - Merino No. 5
DIY Kit - My First Sweater - Merino No. 5
DIY Kit - My First Sweater - Merino No. 5
DIY Kit - My First Sweater - Merino No. 5
DIY Kit - My First Sweater - Merino No. 5
DIY Kit - My First Sweater - Merino No. 5
DIY Kit - My First Sweater - Merino No. 5
DIY Kit - My First Sweater - Merino No. 5
DIY Kit - My First Sweater - Merino No. 5
DIY Kit - My First Sweater - Merino No. 5
DIY Kit - My First Sweater - Merino No. 5
DIY Kit - My First Sweater - Merino No. 5
DIY Kit - My First Sweater - Merino No. 5
DIY Kit - My First Sweater - Merino No. 5
DIY Kit - My First Sweater - Merino No. 5
DIY Kit - My First Sweater - Merino No. 5
DIY Kit - My First Sweater - Merino No. 5
DIY Kit - My First Sweater - Merino No. 5

DIY Kit - My First Sweater - Merino No. 5

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Loopy Mango
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$235.00
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DIY Kit - My First Sweater in Merino No. 5

After checkout, you will receive a FREE PDF digital copy of the pattern by email!

This sweater is worked in the round from the neck to the armholes, then stitches are placed on hold for the sleeves while the body is worked in the round to the bottom edge. When the body is complete, the sleeves are worked in the round to the cuff.

If you would like to get the free PDF pattern for this style, you can do so here.

Level: Intermediate

Sizes: S/M - 2X/3X

Scroll right to see full chart:

Size

Yarn Amount

Width

Length

S/M

5 balls 

21" (53 cm)

18" (46 cm)

M/L

6 balls

22" (56 cm)

19" (48 cm)

L/XL

8 balls 

24.5" (62 cm)

21" (53 cm)

2X/3X

9 balls 

27" (68 cm)

22" (56 cm)

Kit Contains:

  • Loopy Mango Merino No. 5 Yarn 74 yds 68 m | 150 g 5.3 oz each, 100% merino wool
  • Pattern
  • Loopy Mango project bag
  • Knitting Needles - OPTIONAL

NoteFor sleeves, you will need to use magic loop method when using size US 19 (15 mm) circular needles, 32’’ (80 cm). To avoid magic loop for sleeves, you can use an additional size US 19 (15 mm) circular 20’’ (50 cm) needles.  

For the cuffs, you will need to use magic loop method when using size US 19 (15 mm) circular needles,  32’’ (80 cm).  To avoid magic loop for cuffs, you will need to use an additional set of size US 19 (15 mm) double pointed needles (DPNs).

Fiber Content Note: Merino No. 5 TWEED colors Blacksmith, Flamingo, Blue Lagoon, and Stardust have different fiber content: 80% Merino Wool, 14% Wool, 6% Viscose

Care: Dry clean or hand wash cold, lay flat to dry. Please test any washing/drying method on a small swatch to ensure you like the end result. Note that exposing wool to heat (hot water) or agitation (machine washing) will cause it to felt.

Yarn made in Italy, kit assembled in the USA.

Shown in Polar Bear (S/M), Cafe Con Leche (M/L), and Rococo Pink (S/M).


 Helpful video tutorials for this project

  1. Sleeves for Top-Down Styles part 1
  2. Sleeves for Top-Down Styles part 2
  3. M1R-Right Slanting Increase
  4. M1L-Left Slanting Increase
  5. Magic Loop method

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