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Cocktail(Jumper) Pattern


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Knitting: Cocktail(Jumper)
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Skill Level:

intermediate skill level requirement Advanced

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Techniques and methods are either explained in the pattern itself, or links are provided that point to web-tutorials.

Pattern Description:

This pullover is worked seamlessly from the top down.
The back and front are worked from the shoulder saddles to the armholes. After the underarm the body is knitted to the hem in one piece. The sleeve sts are picked up and the sleeve caps are knitted with short-rows to allow the lace pattern of the saddles to flow into the sleeve.

A feminine jumper that combines a comfortable but still tailored fit with romantic lace and playful stripes. Stripes & bolder colour are kept on the top to keep the focus near the face, enhance the shoulders and for a slimmer silhouette, while the lace pattern of the shoulder saddle continues down to the sleeves until the cuff.

The garment is shaped with darts for a three dimensional tailored result and the bottom flares out in a slight A line shape.
A different lace pattern on the hem is worked in the sewn bind off and allows for a glimpse on the contrast lining.


26sts and 36 rows in 10 cm/4" in Stocking stitch on 3mm/ US 2.5 needles, after blocking.

28sts and 48 rows in 10 cm/4" in Lace stitch
on 3mm/ US 2.5 needles, after blocking.

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Sizing (body size) X-Small (31 inches or 78,5 cm bust), Small (34 inches or 86 cm), Medium (37 inches or 94cm), Large (40 inches or 101,5 cm) X-Large (43 inches or 109 cm) XX-Large (46 inches or 116 cm) 3XL (49 inches or 124,5 cm) 4XL (52 inches or 132 cm) (Shown in Size XS worn with 1 in./ 2cm negative ease at bust)


  • Yarn: 2(2,3,3,3,4,4,5) skeins of Holst Garn Supersoft 100% uld (MC colourway Dark Apple) or approximately 525(558,650,755,874,1009,1164,1339) yards or 480(510,594,690,799,923,1064,1224) meters. 1(1,1,1,1,1,1,2) skein of Holst Garn Supersoft 100% uld (CC colourway Calypso) or approximately 138(147,171,198,230,266,306,352) yards or 126(134,156,181,210,243,280,322) meters. 2(2,2,2,2,3,3,3) skein of Holst Garn Supersoft 100% uld (CC2 colourway Damson) or approximately 346(367,428,497,575,665,767,881) yards or 316(336,391,454,526,608,701,806) meters. ...or any other fingering weight yarn (at 314 yards or 287m/50gr ) which gives you the proper gauge. Please keep in mind that yardage is an estimate

You Will Also Need:

  • Needle sizes: US 21/2 - 3.0 mm, US 11/2 - 2.5 mm, US 0 - 2.0 mm.
  • Notions: Tapestry needle, stitch markers

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Holst Garn Supersoft 100% uld

About Designer

About Designer

rililie on

I am quite taken by any combination of stripes and I love it when colour seems to give a whole new and unexpected shape to a project.
And I like to think out of the box when creating a new design. It?s always so satisfying to explore new and easier/practical ways of construction?
like solving a puzzle!
I am also very interested in everything related to seamless construction, not really ...

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