Mode Moderne

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Mode Moderne Pattern

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Pattern Details:

Pattern Details

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Category:

Knitting

Type:

Clothing

Fit:

Women

Item:

Sweater

Skill Level:

small skill level requirement Beginner

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Cast on
  • Knit
  • Purl
  • Increase
  • Decrease
  • Knit in the round
  • Knit with double pointed needles

Pattern Description:

I am usually all about the negative ease shaped sweaters, but my sister wears oversized drapey sweaters and looks amazing in them. I wanted to make something in her style and colors, so I went with an oversized cowl necked tunic with some crazy bright stripes. This is probably the easiest sweater you'll ever knit. It's just a big rectangle, and even though I used a fingering weight yarn, the oversized needles ensure that it knits up fast with lots of drape. The result is a lovely, lightweight sweater for all occasions!

Gauge:

21 stitches and 29 rows = 4 inches in stockinette

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Bust size: 28 (30, 32, 34, 36) (38, 40, 42, 44, 46) (48, 50, 52, 54, 56) inches

Materials:

  • MC: 580 (630, 685, 735, 770) (820, 900, 935, 990, 1040) (1115, 1165, 1200, 1265, 1365) yards Madelinetosh Tosh Merino Light 100% Superwash Merino; 420 yds per 100gm skein, shown in colorway Tern
  • CC: 220 (235, 260, 275, 290) (305, 340, 350, 375, 390) (420, 440, 450, 475, 515) yards Madelinetosh Tosh Merino Light 100% Superwash Merino; 420 yds per 100gm skein, shown in colorway Neon Rose
  • U.S. size 6 (4 mm) 24" circular needles (for cowl and sizes 28 through 32)
  • U.S. size 6 (4 mm) 32" circular needles (for sizes 32 and up)
  • U.S. size 6 (4 mm) dpns OR long circular needle for Magic Loop

You Will Also Need:

  • stitch markers
  • tapestry needle

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

madelinetosh Tosh Merino Light

Colorway:

shown in Tern and Neon Rose

About Designer

About Designer

Kristen Hanley on craftsy.com

Kristen Hanley Cardozo lives in the San Francisco Bay Area with her family and an increasingly large collection of yarn and knitting patterns. Kristen is a loose cannon, but also the best cop on the force. She designs knitwear whenever she gets half a chance.

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