A knitting mariniere
A graphic sweater with 3 stripes, The Telline highlights the silhouette with its wide neckline. It is knitted with Meridou, a 100% merino yarn and Top Hair for stripes. The hairy appearance of the Top Hair, a mixture of mohair and silk, contrasts with the regular meshes of Meridou. The assembly of 2 materials gives all its character to the sweater. The cut is straight with sleeves mounted.
Wear the Telline sweater all year long with pants or a skirt. Her sailor style makes her a casual sweater, while the stripes give her a dressy look.
Easy to knit
The Telline sweater is knitted with needles #5. It presents no difficulties and can be done by a knitting beginner who wants to progress in his technique. To knit it, the following skills are needed:
- knit stocking stitches and ribs
- Make decreases and increases
- To assemble
If you have these techniques or want to buy them, you can knit this sweater.
The kit is available in two color versions: a combination of navy blue with white stripes or gray with rose stripes.
Choose the color that suits you and the size. If necessary, use the size guide to determine which one fits your measurements.
Is assembled in the kit all the necessary to realize the Telline sweater: the yarn in the 2 colors and qualities, the needles and the booklet with all the explanations step by step. If you do not need needles, go for "no needles".
How to take care
Wash your sweater in lukewarm water (30 °) by hand or machine, cycle "wool". Méridou is a washing resistant yarn. Rinse with clear water without using softener. Dry flat in a ventilated area.
Ventilate your sweater often. It will lose any unpleasant smell and will retain for a long time the natural swelling of the wool.