CANDYFLOSS SWEATER 80´ KNITTING PATTERN
Our Candyfloss sweater in 80s version with fun colors ans patterns. Oversized fit- S/M (L/XL).
Knitted in our Fluff mohair yarn. Choose your favorite colors! You can knit it in Hip Mohair (4 threads) or 1 strand Fluff. Beautiful fluffy sweater in your favorite colors.
Play with pattern and colors! Some of the colors on original sweater on picture (bright green bottom) are vintage and not available. Find similar or others, we have used Pine forest Fluff on ours. Also perfect for scrap yarn.
We also have candyfloss sweater available in a thinner one colored version, and one version named “Fluff sweater”. These are in different sizes.
Yarn quantity and featured colors for the sweater above:
5 balls of Fluff ‘Pine Forest’ (color 1, bottom), 2 balls of Fluff ‘Blueberry’ (color 2), 2 balls of Fluff ‘Snow’ (Color 3), 3 balls of Hip Mohair ‘Candyfloss’ (Color 4), 2 balls of Hip Mohair ‘Bubblegum’ (color 5), 1 ball of Hip Mohair ‘Perfect Purple’ (color 6), 1 ball of Hip Mohair ‘Holiday’ (color 7) and 3 balls of Fluff ‘Baby Blues’ (color 8 – top).
(Hip Mohair colors Pine Forest, Bubblegum and Candyfloss can be replaced by the Fluff colors: Pine Forest, Candy Pop Pink and Fairy Tale Pink. You’ll then need 1 fewer ball of each)
Blue and lilac sweater: Bubbly blue, Lemonade, Misty morning grey. Fairytale pink and Candypop pink. Baby blues and Hip mohair perfect purple above pink pattern.
Top arm: Peach cream with 1 strand Hip mohair Foxy grey.
Top color: Lilac Breeze.
Arm: 45 (49) cm
Overvidde: 98 (116) cm
Hel lengde: 65 (73) cm.
If you choose to knit the whole sweater in Fluff yarn you need yarn as follows:
Color 1 (bottom): 3 (5) balls
Color 2: 2 (2) balls
Color 3: 2 (3) balls
Color 4: 2 (2) balls
Color 5: 1 (2) balls
Color 6: 1 (1) ball
Color 7 : 1 (1) ball
Color 8 (top): 2 (3) balls
Please choose one more ball of each color Hip mohair if you choose that instead of Fluff yarn.
Gauge :14 st on needlesize 8 mm = 10 cm
Level: easy / intermediate
Needlesize 8 mm, 7 mm on rib
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