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1. No. 3 Le Petit Lambswool:
       1- beige 200g/250g/300g/350g/400g
      2- dark green grey 100g/100g/100g/150g/150g
      3- turquoise 50g
      4- medium blue 50g
      5- dark red 50g
Sizes of the finished sweater:
Small: chest width 47cm/18.5”-length 56cm/22”-sleeve length 43cm/16.9”-armhole 18cm/7”
Medium: chest width 52cm/20.5”-length 58cm/22.8”-sleeve length 44cm/17.3”-armhole 20cm/7.9”
Large: chest width 57cm/22.4”-length 61cm/24”-sleeve length 45cm/17.7”-armhole 22cm/8.7”
X-Large: chest width 62cm/24.4”-length 61cm/24”-sleeve length 43cm/16.9”-armhole 25cm/9.8”
XX-Large: chest width 67cm/26.4”-length 61cm/24”-sleeve length 42cm/16.5”-armhole 27cm/10.6”
The model has bust size 88cm/34.7” and wears a size medium.
Gauge
26 sts = 10cm [4"] in pattern A (borders)
23 stitches and 40 rows = 10x10cm [4x4"] in pattern B.
Suggested Needle Sizes
2.5mm [UK12.5/US1.5] +
3mm [UK11/US2.5]

2.
No. 5 Le Petit Lambswool:
      1-beige 200g/250g/300g/350g/400g
      2-very dark grey 100g/100g/100g/150g/150g
      3-dark grey 50g
      4-medium grey 50g
      5-turquoise 50g
Dimensions of the finished sweater
Small chest width 47cm/17.7” - length 56cm/19.7” - sleeve length 43cm/18.9” - armhole 18cm/7.5”
Medium chest width 52cm/19.7” - length 58cm/20.5” - sleeve length 44cm/18.9” - armhole 20cm/8.3”
Large chest width 57cm/21.7” - length 61cm/20.5” - sleeve length 45cm/18.1” - armhole 22cm/9”
X-Large chest width 62cm/24.4” - length 61cm/24” - sleeve length 43cm/16.9” - armhole 25cm/9.8”
XX-Large chest width 67cm/26.4” - length 61cm/24” - sleeve length 42cm/16.5” - armhole 27cm/10.6
Tension/Gauge
26 sts = 10 cm in pattern A (borders)
23 stitches and 40 rows = 10x10cm [4x4”]in pattern B.
Suggested Needle Sizes
2.5 mm/UK 12/US 2/ and 3 mm/UK 11/US 2.5 +
3.5 mm/UK 9.5/US 4 for the 3-needle bind off at the shoulders.


3.
Flowerbuds Knit in Le Petit Lambswool and Isager Alpaca 1 held together (featured in Laine Magazine Issue 8)
FINISHED MEASUREMENTS
Bust Circumference: 38 (42, 45.75, 49.5, 53.25, 57.25, 61)” / 95 (105, 114.5, 124, 133.5, 143, 152.5) cm.
Full Length: 23 (23.5, 24.5, 24.5, 25.25, 25.25, 25.25)” / 59 (61, 63, 63, 65, 65, 65) cm.
Armhole Depth: 8.75 (8.75, 9.5, 9.5, 10.75, 10.75, 10.75)” / 22 (22, 24, 24, 27, 27, 27) cm.
MATERIALS
Yarn: 3 (4, 4, 4, 4, 5, 5) skeins of Le Petit Lambswool by Biches & Bûches (100% lambswool, 272 yds / 248 m – 50 g),
colourway Beige.
Or approx. 816 (1088, 1088, 1088, 1088, 1360, 1360) yds / 744 (992, 992, 992, 992, 1240, 1240) m of fingering weight
yarn.
2 (3, 3, 3, 3, 3, 3) balls of Alpaca 1 by Isager Yarns (100% alpaca, 437 yds / 400 m – 50 g), colourway 61. Or approx.
874 (1311, 1311, 1311, 1311, 1311, 1311) yds / 800 (1200, 1200, 1200, 1200, 1200, 1200) m of lace weight yarn.
Needles: US 4 / 3.5 mm and US 6 / 4 mm 32” / 80 cm circular needles for knitting flat.
4.
Summer in Norway in Le Petit Lambswool (light grey and off-white) (featured in Amirisu Magazine Issue 16)
Yarn
Fingering weight yarn
(MC) Approximately 1080 (1350, 1620, 1890, 1890, 2160) yards / 992 (1240, 1488, 1736, 1736, 1984) m
(CC) Approximately 270 (540, 540, 810, 810, 810) yards / 248 (496, 496, 744, 744, 744) m
Biches & Bûches yarn Le Petit Lambswool (100 % lambswool; 270 yards / 248 m, 50g)
Sample is shown in MC Light Grey 4 (5, 6, 7, 7, 8) skeins and CC Off- White 1 (2, 2, 3, 3, 3) skeins
Needles
A US 3 (3.25 mm) 24”/ 60 cm (or longer) circular needle A set of US 3 (3.25 mm) double pointed needles (DPNs) Or,
needles required to obtain gauge
Gauge (after blocking)
24 stitches & 34 rounds = 4”/ 10 cm in St st
25 stitches & 31 rounds = 4”/ 10 cm in color work pattern
Sizes
Finished chest measurements: XS (S, M, L, XL, XXL) = 371⁄2 (411⁄2, 451⁄2, 491⁄2, 531⁄2, 571⁄2)“/ 95 (105, 115, 125, 135,
146) cm
The sample was knit in size S with 83⁄4” / 22 cm positive ease.
Tools
Stitch marker (1), tapestry needle, waste yarn


5.
Afterparty in Le Cashmere & Lambswool, dark green (featured in Laine Magazine Issue 6)
SIZES
S (M, L, XL, 2XL, 3XL)
Shown in size M. Recommended ease: 4–6” / 10–15 cm of positive ease.
FINISHED MEASUREMENTS
Bust circumference: 37 (40, 44.25, 47.25, 51, 54.5)” / 92.5 (100, 111, 118, 127.5, 136.5) cm.
Hip circumference: 39.25 (42.25, 46.5, 49.5, 53, 56.75)” / 98 (105.5, 116.5, 123.5, 132.5, 142) cm.
Full length: 23.75 (23.75, 24.25, 24.75, 26.25, 26.75)” / 60 (60, 61.5, 63, 66.5, 68) cm.
Sleeve length from underarm: 17.25“ / 44 cm.
Upper sleeve circumference: 13.5 (14.25, 15.25, 16, 16.75, 17.5)” / 33.5 (35.5, 38, 40, 42, 43.5) cm.
MATERIALS
Yarn: Le Cashmere & Lambswool by Biches & Bûches (12% cashmere, 88% lambswool, 272 yds / 248 m – 50 g). 4
(5, 5, 6, 6, 7) skeins of MC 1088 (1360, 1360, 1632, 1632, 1904) yds / 992 (1240, 1240, 1488, 1488, 1736) m. 1 (1, 1,
1, 1, 1) skein of CC 272 yds / 248 m. Sample shown in colourway Dark Grey as MC and Grey Brown as CC.
Needles: US 4 / 3.5 mm 32“ / 80 cm circular needles and DPN’s if not using magic loop method and US 2.5 / 3 mm 32“ /
80 cm circular needles and DPN’s if not using magic loop method.
Notions: Stitch markers, stitch holders or waste yarn and tapestry needle.
GAUGE
22 sts x 32 rnds to 4” / 10 cm on US 4 / 3.5 mm needles in stockinette stitch, after blocking.
24 sts x 26 rnds to 4” / 10 cm on US 4 / 3.5 mm needles in stranded knitting, after blocking.
6.  No. 11  Cardigan
Yarn
Biches & Bûches Le Petit Lambswool: 6 skeins
Sizes of the finished cardigan
Small back width 50cm [19.7"]/ length 52cm [20.5"]/ sleeve length 36cm [14.2"]
Medium back width 55cm [21.7"]/ length 54cm [21.3"]/ sleeve length 36cm [14.2"]
Large back width 60cm [23.6"]/ length 56cm [22"]/ sleeve length 36cm [14.2"]
Tension/Gauge
23 stitches x 34 rows = 10x10 cm/4" in pattern A, worked back and forth.
Suggested Needle Sizes
2.75 mm [UK12/US2] +
3 mm [UK11/US2.5]
SHAWLS
1.  No. 23 (very big shawl with 2 lace patterns, worked in Le Petit Lambswool held double)
11 skeins
Gauge: 19 stitches and 27 rows = 4 inches  in lace pattern
Needle size  US 6 - 4.0 mm
Yardage = 2983 yards (2728 m)

2.
No. 60  worked in Le Petit Lambswool featured in Laine Magazine Issue 2
8 skeins
Gauge 25 stitches and 40 rows = 4 inches in lattice stitch
Needle size US 2½ - 3.0 mm  US 4 - 3.5 mm
Yardage: 2078 yards (1900 m)

3.
No. 64 worked in Le Petit Lambswool & Isager Alpaca I held together
Yarn
200g Biches & Bûches Le Petit Lambswool, original color : grey beige.
200g Isager Alpaca 1, original colors : 7s (100g), 61 (50g), Sky (50g)
Size of the finished scarf
52 cm x 190 cm [20.5” x 74.8”]
Tension/Gauge
19.5 stitches and 29 rows = 10x10 cm [4x4”] in pattern
Suggested Needle Sizes
4 mm/UK 8/US 6
COWL
No. 48 worked in Le Petit Lambswool
Yarn
Biches & Bûches Le Petit Lambswool
Small: Color 1: Beige – color 2: Yellow Mustard – color 3: Blue Grey – color 4: Norwegian Red
Large: Color 1: Beige – color 2: Yellow Mustard – color 3: Blue Grey – color 4: Norwegian Red – color 5: Light Grey –
color 6: Dark Grey – color 7: Very Dark Grey – color 8: Turquoise
Size of the finished cowl
Small: 20cm (height) x 30cm (width)
Large: 38cm (height) x 34cm (width)
Tension/Gauge
29 stitches and 24 rows = 10x10cm [4"] in fair-isle pattern
Suggested Needle Sizes
3mm [UK11/US2.5] and 3.5mm [UK9.5/US4] circular needles
MITTENS
No. 56 worked in Le Petit Lambswool
Yarn
Biches & Bûches Le Petit Lambswool
Color 1: turquoise – color 2: beige
Sizes: width : 10/11/12,5cm [4/4.3/4.9”] measured at the largest part. The length will be adjusted individually.
Tension/Gauge
26 sts and 48 rounds = 10x10cm [4x4"] in pattern B, worked in the round.
Suggested Needle Size
3mm [UK 11/US 2.5] double pointed needles.
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