For this pattern I used:
Yarn & Amounts: 2(2:3:3:4) 100g hank(s) of WYS Bluefaced Leicester DK – Undyed (100% Bluefaced Leicester wool, 225m/246yds per 100g) in shade A (02 Natural Light Brown) and
1(2:2:2:3) 100g hank(s) of WYS Bluefaced Leicester DK – Undyed in shade B (03 Natural Brown).
Metres for shade A: 450(450:675:675:900)m.
Metres for shade B: 225(450:450:450:675)m.
My Alternative Yarn Suggestions & Amounts: Mohair Tweed 4(4:5:6:7) 50g balls in shade A and 2(3:4:4:5) 50g balls in shade B, or Illustrious Naturals DK 3(3:5:5:6) 50g balls in shade A and 2(3:3:3:5) 50g balls in shade B.
Needles: 3.75mm and 4mm.
Gauge (tension): 22 stitches and 26 rows to 10cm/4ins square over rib stitch using 4mm needles.
To Fit Chest (suggested)
Actual Chest Size
Length (from shoulder)
My design ideas and advice: This jumper is definitely inspired by my love of vintage patterns. It is knitted in rib without any shaping so the rib shapes to your body perfectly.