Geronimo Cable Jumper
Geronimo is an exquisitely warm, chunky, yet lightweight jumper. Knitted on big needles, in two colours, for extra impact. Although designed as menswear, Geronimo can look equally good when worn by females. The cable detailing is subtle but striking and creates an instant impression.
Knitting techniques include: cabling, working from a chart, circular knitting on neckband
Photographed in Alpaca Storm (Main Colour A) and Alpaca Night (Edge Colour B);
Geronimo can also be knitted in a single colour
Knitted in Purl Alpaca designs 100% pure alpaca Medium yarn.
Skill level: intermediate / advanced
To make this in our woollen spun yarn, click here (You'll need between 10/2-12-3 balls depending on your size)
To make this in our worsted spun yarn, click here (You'll need between 5.75/1.25-7/2 skeins depending on your size)
Menswear UK Sizes:
Small: To fit 92cm/36″ chest (total weight 600g: Colour A 500g; Colour B 100g)
Medium: To fit 100cm/39″ chest (total weight 650g: Colour A 500g; Colour B 150g)
Large: To fit 108cm/42.5″ chest (total weight 700g: Colour A 550g; Colour B 150g)
X-Large: To fit 116cm/46″ chest (total weight 750g: Colour A 600g; Colour B 150g)
(Ladies, if making this for yourselves, make your normal size as this jumper looks good being over sized.)
Needle size: 5mm straight, 6mm straight, 5mm circular (not supplied)
Tension: 15sts and 20 rows to 10cm square over Stocking Stitch using 6mm needles
Please note, if using a different yarn, correct tension must be obtained to make sure Geronimo fits properly.
Product Code : GERONIMO-PDF