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Knitting a striped jersey
The striped jumper in the navy style is a must-have in the summer wardrobe. The Marble striped jersey, knitted in cotton, combines pastel colors on a mother-of-pearl base for its fine stripes. Its silky, light yarn gives it a perfect fit and great comfort. The Marble striped jersey has a straight, loose fit, straight sleeves and a rounded, slightly flared neckline. Wear this jumper with canvas trousers or jeans. For an even more summery and casual look, opt for shorts or a short skirt.
Easy to knit
The Marble striped jersey is easy to knit and can be approached by knitting beginners who already have some basic techniques. It is knitted with needles n°3,5 (4 US). To knit it, you need the following skills:
• Knit and purl stitches
• Decreasing and increasing
• Pick up stitches
If you know all these notions, you can go for this project.
The Marbre striped jersey is available in 3 stripes colors: mother of pearl/pale green, mother of pearl/powder pink, mother of pearl/grey. Choose the color that suits you. On the pattern, you can choose between two sleeve lengths: long or 3/4 sleeves. Then, select your size, if necessary, refer to our size guide to check which size correspond the best to you.
The kit contains everything you need to make the Marble striped jersey: cotton wools to knit, a little heart to sew on your jumper, knitting needles and the knitting pattern for all sizes from S to XL. If you don't need the needles, click on "without needles".
Calliope cotton to knit is a 100% natural yarn, easy to care for. Wash your striped jersey by hand or in the washing machine on the color cycle at 40 degrees. Rinse with clean water without using softener. Squeeze without wringing and dry flat in a ventilated area. Machine drying is not recommended. Dry flat your jumper in an unconfined area.