Summer jumper model
The Perlon Jumper is a very trendy model with its openwork yoke on the front in line with the top of the sleeves, forming a shell pattern. It has a straight cut with fitted sleeves tightened at the wrist and a rounded neckline. Knit in Calliope, a pure silky cotton yarn, the Perlon Jumper is perfectly light and airy, making it very pleasant to wear in warm weather. Match this jumper with shorts, denim trousers or skirts, or canvas trousers for a dressier look.
Easy to knit
The Perlon Jumper is knitted with needles n°3,5 (4 US). The body of the cloth is knitted in jersey, while the yoke combines eyelet patterns on all rows. The pattern is aimed at advanced or intermediate level knitters who want to go for fancy openwork stitches. To knit this jumper, you need to know the following techniques:
• Knit knit and purl stitches
• Decrease and increase stitches
• Make simple continuous stitches
• Pick up stitches and assembly
If you know all these techniques, you can go for the making of this jumper. To learn how to knit eyelet patterns, see our tutorial on our blog, in the "How to knit eyelet patterns" section.
Calliope yarn is available in four colors: mother of pearl, powder pink, pale green and mouse grey. Choose the color that suits you. Select your size helping you with the size guide, if necessary.
The kit contains everything you need to make the Perlon Jumper: balls of Calliope yarn, knitting needles, the knitting pattern and the little heart to sew on your knitting. If you don't need the needles, check on "without needles". All the explanations are contained in the pattern with dimensional drawings and many tips for a successful jumper.
Calliope cotton to knit is easy to care for. Hand wash or machine wash your jumper, color cycle at 40 degrees. Rinse without using softener and squeeze without wringing. Dry flat in a ventilated area. Do not use a tumble dryer. Dry flat in an unconfined area.