Jenny

$8.00

Jenny is a Bohus inspired yoke sweater with a comfortable amount of ease, making it easy to wear while still looking elegant. This traditional yoke sweater is knit from the top down, so is fun to knit right out of the gate. There is a subtle gather at the wrist and just a little bit of flounce, for an extra dash of femme.

The colorwork portion is charted in the sample colors. An alternate chart made up of symbols for you to color in is provided if your selected colors differ from those as shown.

DESIGNER
Courtney Kelley
YARN

Kelbourne Woolens Andorra: snow white 105, 6 (6, 8, 9, 10) skeins, lavender 516, mushroom 233, eggplant 504, and cloud gray 057, 1 skein each.
GAUGE
24 sts + 32 rows = 4″ (10 cm) in Stockinette stitch on larger needles, after blocking.
NEEDLES
1 – US 3 (3 mm) 16″ (40 cm) circular.
1 – set US 3 (3 mm) DPNs.
1 – US 4 (3.5 mm) 16″ (40 cm) circular.
1 – US 4 (3.5 mm) 24″ – 36″ (60 – 90 cm) circular.
1 – set US 4 (3.5 mm) DPNs.
Take time to check your gauge and adjust needle sizes accordingly if necessary.
NOTIONS
Tapestry needle, stitch markers, waste yarn or stitch holders.
SIZE
40.5 (44.5, 48.5, 53, 56)” [103 (113, 123, 134.5, 142.5) cm] finished bust. Sweater is designed to be worn with 5-7″ (12.5-17.75 cm) positive ease. Sample shown measures 40.5″ (103) on a 34″ bust.
SKILLS
Intermediate stranded colorwork, short row shaping.

  • For a tutorial on working from charts, visit our Charts Series here.
  • For a tutorial on working the wrap and turn method of short row shaping, visit our tips and tricks here.
  • For more about the history of the Bohus Stickning Cooperative, visit our blog post here.

Make a matching hat!
If you find yourself with quite a bit of leftover yardage of the contrast colors, consider working up Patsy, the matching hat Courtney designed for the collection.

Photography by Linette Kielinski

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