Unfortunately, I can’t claim to have made this sweater but just thought I
would post it for design inspiration. It’s 100% alpaca; hand loomed
(whatever that means) in Bolivia.
Not only do I love the knitted motifs but also the cut and lightweight fabric make it so much more comfortable
to wear than my heavy Icelandic Design sweater. It’s rarely too warm to wear around the office on a brisk autumn day.
Like a true knitter, I measured the gauge which is 8 stitches to an
Here’s what I was able to accomplish this weekend. Now that I’ve done a couple of repeats it’s coming along a little faster. I even started taking it on the bus and can get a couple of rows done during a normal commute.