Knitting instruction Icelandicfan sweater Álafoss


Knitting instruction Icelandicfan sweater Álafoss



Álafoss, 6 er circular needles, yoke sweater, bottom up

Gauge sample:
10 x 10 cm = 13 stitches x 18 rows

Sizes :
It would be best if you’d measure your size on a good fitting beloved sweater. If you’re not quite sure about the size I would recommend knitting the smaller size because wool is stretchable.
XS: 40 cm
(S): 45 cm
M: 50 cm
(L): 55 cm
XL: 60 cm
(XXL): 65 cm

Level of difficulty: ⭐️⭐️ (from 3 Stars) The pattern isn’t difficult, but it’s a lot. A lot of the chart is with 3 colors. In the end there is a lot to sew.

Main colour grey 0056, or oatmeal 0085, or nearly white 0054 you’ll need 6/7/8 balls of wool.
Furthermore, you’ll need the following colours. (One Ball of wool for each)
Sheep: 0059 0051 Black and white or grey Sheep 0057 for the white ground colour.
Grass: 1231, 9983 lagoon heather and spring green heather
Flowers: 0163 grape heather or white (you already have that)
Horse: 0053 Chocolate heather and black (you already have that)
Clouds: 1232 turquoise, or for all other ground colours, 0010 blue
Volcano: 0058 grey or 0005 anthracite
Fire: 9964, 9971, 0047, 1242 sun yellow, orange, crimson red, garnet red
Flag: 1233 lapis blue heather (you already have red and white)