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Amio Sweater Kit

Amio Sweater Kit

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Kit for Amio Sweater, designed by Elizabeth Nihoniho/Amikihia Knits

Yarn – Merpaca
Beautiful NZ spun yarn, 80% merino / 20% alpaca, non-superwash treated.

The pattern is knitted in 4ply. It has a Main Colour and one Contrast Colour. 

Kits are dyed to order. You buy the sizing, please let me know in cart notes which Main Colour and which Contrast Colour you would like.

The colours used in the photos are:
Elizabeth - Driftwood (fawn)* with Green Olives 
Helene - In the Shadow with Driftwood (fawn)*
Rachel – Clouds of Thunder with Driftwood (grey)*
Nicky - West Coast Granite with Magnolia Tree
Katie – Silver Fern with Driftwood (fawn)*

Colours available (both for Main Colour and Contrast Colour) are:

- Alfalfa Sprouts
- Bloody Mary
- Cayenne
- Chocolate Milk
- Clouds of Thunder
- Custard Apple
- Driftwood (fawn and grey)*
- Green Olives
- Haystack 
- In the Shadow
- Jacaranda
- Lavender Mist
- Lily Pond
- Magnolia Tree
- Mysterious Mauve
- My Favourite Jeans
- Promise of Love
- Silver Fern
- Smashed Blueberries
- Summer Sky
- West Coast Granite

In the kit you will receive:
Size 1-2: 300g MC and 100g CC
Size 3-5: 400g MC and 100g CC
Size 6-7: 500g MC and 200g CC
Size 8: 600g MC and 200g CC

1 (2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8)

Finished bust circumference:
34 (39, 43 ¾, 48 ½, 53 ½, 58, 63, 68)"
86 {99, 111, 123, 136, 148, 160, 173} cm

Amio Sweater has 5-10” / 12.5-25 cm of positive ease.
Choose a size to knit that is between 5-10” / 12.5-25 cm larger than your actual bust size.

The pattern is NOT included in the kit but can be purchased here
More info about Merpaca yarn here

* Merpaca is a NZ yarn spun in small batches. Every batch varies in colour and that is why the undyed Driftwood colourway comes in both fawn and grey.

Care Instructions

We always recommend hand washing our yarns and whatever you make out of them!

Shipping & Returns

New Zealand:

Flat rate shipping: $7
Flat rate rural shipping: $11

International Orders: Add items to cart and your shipping rate will be calculated to your destination at checkout.

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