ABOUT THIS SWEATER KNITTING KIT
Call off your search for the wear anyplace, anytime jumper. Just knit it yourself why don't you? Julia's an easy kit, and has got that slouchy, sophisticated thing going on.
Size & Fit
size 1 - 6
Time to make
Once you've completed this kit you'll master
Cable cast on, stocking stitch, moss stitch, increasing, casting off, vertical invisible seam technique, horizontal invisible seam technique and perpendicular invisible seam technique.
Our Billie Jean Yarn is made from pre-consumer denim scraps and offcuts which are ground back into fibres and re-spun into yarn. We don’t use any nasty dye fixers or chemicals in this process, however this does mean some dye may transfer to your needles or hands while you’re stitching.
6 - 9 x balls of Billie Jean (depending on size)
1 x Julia Sweater Billie Jean pattern
1 x pair of knitting needles 6.5mm/US 10.5 (optional)
1 x sewing needle
This kit is knitted with Billie Jean Yarn, our up-cycled yarn made of pre-consumer denim waste.
135 metres/ 148 yards per 100 gram ball. WPI 11/ DK
Our Billie Jean Yarn is now officially certified by the Vegan Society, meaning it's free-from animal ingredients and has not been tested on animals.
HOW TO WASH
Hand wash cold to last longer. Do not use bleach, dry flat. Billie Jean Yarn is upcycled denim yarn and will perform as most blue jeans, which have the possibility to fade a bit during the first wash and have a small amount of colour transfer.
Something you should know
The kit is also available in Shiny Happy Cotton
Hand wash only in cold or lukewarm water - do not exceed 30 degrees / Use a delicates hand wash detergent / Give your knits a gentle squeeze and leave in the water for a few minutes / Once done, roll in a clean towel to remove excess water and then dry flat.
Note: as this product is upcycled denim it will perform as most blue jeans and there is possibility it will fade during the first wash and have a small amount of colour transfer.