ABOUT THIS SWEATER KNITTING KIT
The sweater that this intermediate knitting kit'll stitch up looks like a classic jumper from the front, but wait until you see this beauty from behind. Check out that open, breezy back.
Size & Fit
6 sizes, model wears size 2
Time to make
Once you've completed this kit you'll master
Long-tail cast on, 1x1 rib stitch, reverse stocking stitch, increasing, decreasing, purl decreasing, casting off, picking up stitches, vertical invisible seam technique, horizontal invisible seam technique and perpendicular invisible seam technique.
7 - 10 balls of Billie Jean Yarn
1 x Summer Feelin’ Jumper pattern
1 x pair of knitting needles 5mm/US8 (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
Open back, back pieces overlap at the neck
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.