Short Description: Mira is a simple textured sweater that is sure to become a staple in your hand made wardrobe. Ideally knit with a cotton yarn for maximum breathability, this is the perfect piece for both in-between seasons, as well as those days that start and end a little cooler. Dress up or down for a misty morning walk in the Spring, a Summer beach bonfire or a hike on a bright Fall day.
Gauge: 19 stitches x 27 rows in pattern with US Size 8 needles = 4 x 4”. *Note: Cotton can have a tendency to grow when you wet block it, so make sure you wet block your swatch!
Finished Measurements: Chest Circumference: 38 (42, 46, 50) 54”
Materials Used: The Cotton by We Are Knitters, 100 % Peruvian Pima Cotton, 232 yards, 100g each; 5 (5, 6, 7, 7) skeins, approximately 1060 (1160, 1300, 1440, 1580) yards. *Note: The sleeves for this sweater are just past a 3/4 style length, if you wish to knit the sleeves any longer, you will need to increase the estimated yardage.
Needle Size: US Size 8 (5.0 mm) circular needles, minimum 32” cord