Shopping Cart
Shop now
Search for products on our site
See more
Brun Sweater Oslo
Petitknit Sweater Oversize
Enkel Striksweater
Oslo Sweater
Mette Petitknit Strik Bluse
Oslo Sweater
Feminin Sweater med Lange Ærmer
Sweater med Stor Krave
Oslo Sweater
Oslo Sweater
Oslo Sweater
Oslo Sweater

Oslo Sweater

Regular price 40,00 DKK

This pattern is in English.

The Oslo Sweater is knit from the top down. You begin by knitting the back flat on a circular needle. Then, stitches are picked up at the sides and each shoulder is worked separately and then both are joined at the front. The back and front are joined to knit in round under the underarms. The sleeves and neckband are knit from picked up stitches at the end.

Size guide

The Oslo Sweater is designed to be worn with a positive ease of approximately 20 cm compared to your actual bust measurement. The sizes XS (S) M (L) XL correspond to a bust measurement of approximately 80-85 (85-90) 90-95 (95-100) 100-110 cm, and have those extra 20 cm of positive ease built into the pattern (as you can see from the finished measurements). Measure yourself to find the best size for you before casting on. For instance, if you have a bust measurement of 87 cm, you should knit a size S.

Sizes: XS (S) M (L) XL

Bust circumference: 105 (110) 114 (120) 130 cm

Total length: 54 (56) 57 (63) 64 cm (including neckband)

Gauge: 21 stitches x 30 rows = 10 x 10 cm in stockinette stitch on 4 mm needles, after blocking

Suggested needles: 3 mm and 4 mm / 80 or 100 cm circular needles, 3 mm / 40 cm circular needle, 3 mm and 4 mm double pointed needles, or the required needle size to obtain gauge

Materials: 125 (150) 175 (175) 200 g Tibet from Cewec (25 g = 190 m) held together with 125 (125) 150 (150) 175 g Silk Mohair from Isager Yarn (25 g = 212 m) or Soft Silk Mohair from Knitting For Olive (25 g = 210 m) or Tilia from Filcolana (25 g = 210 m)

Difficulty★ ★ ★ ★ ★ (5 out of 5)

See the classification of difficulty here.

The Oslo Sweater in the first pictures is knitted in one thread Tibet (17) from CeWec and one thread Tilia (Red Squirrel) from Filcolana.

The pattern will be sent as a pdf to your email.

The Oslo Sweater and the Stockholm Sweater looks like each other, but they differ in construction. Oslo Sweater is knit from the top down. Stitches are cast on for the neck. Then the back is knit front and back on a circular needle with increases i each side to form a trapeze shaped back. 

This is in contrast to the Stockholm Sweater, where stitches are cast on for both the shoulders and the neck. Then the back is knit right down as a rectangle. The good fit is achieved with short rows in the front. 

In this pattern the following techniques are used:

Increase (K1 f&b):

Increase (M1L):

Increase (M1R)):

Picking up stitches for the shoulder:

Picking up stitches (neck band):

was added to the cart.