# S H I M M E R S W E A T E R
A wide summer and casual summer sweater with beautiful draping and ¾ sleeves.
The sweater is loosely knitted in 100% linen from Lang Yarns. You could also use one strand fingering yarn and one strand lace yarn held together.
Size: One size, this sweater has identical front and back pieces.
Bust measurement: 112 cm measured flat. Very stretchy fabric.
If you would prefer a narrower bust measurement, you will get a 92 cm bust measurement if you cast on 16 sts less on each piece.
Total length: 57 cm measured from the neck down the middle. Approx. 50 cm measured in the sides. All measurements are taken when the garment is laid out flat.
Yarn: 7 skeins LangYarns Lino (50 g = 110 m)
See information below for different yarn options.
Needles: 6 mm circular needles (60 cm)
and double pointed needles 4.5 mm for sleeves.
Gauge: 16 sts in stockinette stitch = 10 cm on 6 mm needles.
Yarn alternatives: 4 skeins LangYarns Baby Cotton OR Lang Yarns Merino 400 held together with 4 skeins of LangYarns Mohair Luxe.
OR two strands of Mohair Luxe, 8 skeins in total.