WORK+SHELTER Lace Striped Sweaters
Pattern Type: Knit
Sizes Included: 36" finished bust - winter, 36" finished bust - summer, 41" finished bust - winter, 41" finished bust - summer, 46" finished bust - winter, 46" finished bust - summer, 51" finished bust - winter, 51" finished bust - summer
Yarn Shown: Wool of the Andes Worsted Yarn
Yardage: 654 - 1650
Fiber Type: Wool & Blends
Weight: Worsted/Hvy Worsted
Two sweaters in one pattern! This pattern includes instructions for two sweaters - one winter sweater with long sleeves and knit in worsted wool and one summer sweater with short sleeves and knit in worsted cotton. It's the same general sweater that comes with it's own mods! Both are easy to wear pullovers with 2-4" of positive ease you'll want to wear every day!
My friend Theresa VanderMeer runs an organization called The Lotus Odyssey that exportsfair-trade products from different eco/people-friendly groups in India. She is starting afoundation called WORK+SHELTER that will offer women living in the slums of New Delhi afresh start. Theresa is working to give these women decent living conditions and a chanceto build a better future. WORK+SHELTER will be a safe place where women can come withtheir children to live and work. She will be providing training, materials, and a fair wage,and members of WORK+SHELTER will be producing products to be sold in boutiques aroundthe world.
Theresa asked me to design garments and accessories that will be hand knit by the womenliving and working at WORK+SHELTER. These sweaters are two of those items!By purchasing this pattern you are helping this amazing cause. Read more about thisproject hereand when someonecompliments you on your new sweater, be sure to tell them about WORK+SHELTER.
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