La Vela Tank

Adrienne Larsen Designs, Flutter & Flow, Sweaters

The collar, the color, this piece is full of both whimsy and drama.   Dream in Color Jilly, (100% Superwash Merino Wool, 420 yds 100 g), Tart, 3(3, 4, 4, 5) skeins Yarn weight: Fingering (14 wpi) ? Gauge: 25 stitches and 32 rows = 4 inches in stockinette stitch with smaller needles, see notes Needle size: US 4 – 3.5 mm, …

Stargazer Tank

Adrienne Larsen Designs, Flutter & Flow, Sweaters

This summer knit is ready for some real fun in the sun.   Rowan, Softknit Cotton (92% Cotton, 2% Nylon, 115yds/50g) MC: Marine, 4(4, 4, 5, 6) skeins CC: White, 1 skein Yarn weight: Worsted (9 wpi) ? Gauge: 18 stitches and 24 rows = 4 inches in stockinette stitch Needle size: US 8 – 5.0 mm Hook size: 3.5 mm …

Lolo Shell

Adrienne Larsen Designs, Flutter & Flow, Sweaters

Who said sweaters can’t be sexy? This shell is fun, it’s sexy, and most importantly, it’s comfortable.   Malabrigo, Silky Merino (51% Silk, 49% Merino, 150 yards(137m)/50g) London Sky, 3(3, 4, 4, 5, 5)“ Needles & Notions: US 6, 24 inch circular needles US 4, 24 inch circular needles Stitch markers Stitch holder Gauge: 17 stitches and 35 rows = …

Pretty Woman Tee

Adrienne Larsen Designs, Flutter & Flow, Sweaters

Rowan, Pure Linen (100% Linen, 142yds/130m 50g) MC: Kalahari, 5(5, 6, 7, 8) skeins CC: Arizona, 1(1, 2, 2, 2) skeins Yarn weight: Aran (8 wpi) ? Gauge: 22 stitches and 27 rows = 4 inches in Lace Pattern Needle size: US 7 – 4.5 mm Yardage: 852 – 1420 yards (779 – 1298 m) Sizes available: 34.25 (37.75, 42.25, 47.75, 50.25)” …

Mildred Pierce Cardigan

Adrienne Larsen Designs, Flutter & Flow, Sweaters

Kate Winslet’s turn as “Mildred Pierce” was a revelation for the critics, but what I learned was the 1930’s had some glorious cardigans. Simple in shape, with just the perfect touches of feminine grace.   Malabrigo, Lace, (100% Baby Merino Wool, 470yds/50g), 5 (5, 6, 7, 7) skeins Orchid Yarn weight: yarn held together, Lace + Lace = Light Fingering …

Mariposa Tunic

Adrienne Larsen Designs, Flutter & Flow, Sweaters

A mother shouldn’t have favorites, but I must confess, this one is it! It’s comfortable and flattering, and the sleeves were a really fun challenge.   Dream in Color Jilly (100% Superwash Merino, 440 yds/4 oz), 5 (5, 6, 6, 6) skeins Victoria. Yarn weight: Fingering Gauge: 19 stitches and 24 rows = 4 inches in stockinette stitch with both …

Lace Highway

Adrienne Larsen Designs, Flutter & Flow, Sweaters

Again, this cardigan came to me in a dream. It was a pleasure to knit, and even more than that, it’s a pleasure to wear; It’s just so cozy & versatile!   C1: Malabrigo Arroyo (100% Superwash Merino Wool, 335 yds/100g), 3(3, 4, 4, 5) skeins Marte C2: Malabrigo Sock (100% Superwash Merino Wool, 440 yds/100 g), 1(1, 1, 1, …