“This is an exaggerated slouchy funnelneck with dropped rounded shoulders and statement wide sleeves with deep double cuffs. The body is loose and generous with proportions and details that are bang on for this season..”
Skills Required: This is a project for first-time knitters using the most basic knit stitch and simple shaping.
Yarn Type: Shown in Rowan Purelife 100% British wool but you could use BareFaced chunky
Yarn Shade: Photographed in Mid Brown Jacob
Yarn Weight: Chunky / bulky
Sizes to Fit:
Sizes to fit actual chest:
Child (approx aged 5-8) - 61-67cm(24in-26½in)
Junior (approx aged 9+ - UK 4 -8) - 76-81cm (28in-32in)
Adult S-M (UK 8-14) - 81-96.5cm (32in-38in)
Adult L-XL (UK 16–22) - 101.5-106.5cm (40in-46in)
Knitted measurements approx (as worn)
Chest width - circumference approx * (cuff to cuff measurement)
Child - 71cm (28in)
Junior - 81cm (32in)
Adult S – M - 97cm (38in)
Adult L-XL - 122cm (48in)
* This is an approximation of the actual measurement due to the unusual construction of the shape, however it has been designed to fit big.
Length from centre back neck as worn approx
Child - 51cm (20in)
Junior - 61cm (24in)
Adult S – M - 71cm (28in)
Adult L-XL - 81cm (32in)
One pair each of 7mm (US 10½-11) and 9mm (US 13) straight needles
Tapestry needle for sewing up
Row counter and stitch markers.
Yarn approx 6[7:10:12:] x 100g ( 100m/120yds per 100g) balls
11 sts x 18 rows to 10 x 10cm (4 x 4in) in g-st using 9mm (US13) needles.