pdf Digital Download


Need help? Visit our Help Center »

Have you made this pattern?

Share with the Craftsy community.

About the designer

Knitting for me is all about experimenting, trying new things, re-discovering old stuff and mixing everything together.

I also like a challenge when I knit. I enjoy immensely to have an idea and ...

Read More » View all patterns by designer (35) »
Photo of janukke

Bellis P.

from janukke Strickdesign
(6) Name: 'Knitting : Bellis P.
Bellis P.
Bellis P.
Bellis P.
Bellis P.
Bellis P.

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • you will learn (there are illustrated tutorials):
  • daisy stitch
  • increases
  • decreases
  • short rows
  • twisted cord with tassels

Pattern Description:

Its finally summer outside and so it is about time for a light and colourful sweater!

The sweater has been worked with Soft Silk from BC Garn. The 100% bourette silk is a bit crisp and feels wonderfully soft and light on the skin. However, the yarn grows quite a bit with blocking. So you will want to wash your swatch and carefully note before and after gauges before casting on.
The sweater uses approximately 1100-1700 m of main colour, depending on size being knit and less than 35 m of each of the five contrasting colours. There are twelve sizes, starting with size 32 and going up to size 54.

The Bellis P. sweater is worked in the contiguous method in one piece from the top down. This makes it very easy to try the garment on as you go and to add or subtract rounds whenever necessary to create a perfect fit. The pattern also gives some help in finding the appropriate size to knit.

As always the Appendix contains illustrated tutorials for all techniques used.


20 sts and 30 rows = 10 cm (4 in)
- stocking st (knit on rs, purl on ws)
- US#4/3.5 mm

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • To fit bust sizes from 32-54 inch (12 sizes)


  • US#4/3.5 mm circular needle, 40 cm (16 in) [to work the neck]
  • US#4/3.5 mm circular needle, 80-150 cm (32-47 in), depending on size being knit [to work the body]
  • 5 dpns US#4/3.5 mm [to work the sleeves]

You Will Also Need:

  • 7 stitch markers [to mark beginning of rnd, fake seam sts, increases and decreases at neck and at shoulders]
  • 2 lengths of waste yarn [to hold sleeve sts]
  • 1 crochet hook, 1 pair of scissors and 1 piece of cardboard [to work the tassels]

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

BC Garn, soft silk, 100% bourette silk; 350 m (383 yd)/100 g


29, 24, 30, 26