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CLOSED: Stratus Sweater Testing Call


The Stratus Sweater is simple yet interesting and engaging to knit. With a high and chunky neckline its perfect for autumn and winter and will go with just about any outfit! Worked top down in the round you can customise the length to suit.

Sizes: A (B, C, D, E) (F, G, H, I)

32” (36”, 40”, 44”, 48”) (50”, 54”, 58”, 62”) / 82cm (91cm, 101cm, 111cm, 121cm) (131cm, 142cm, 152cm, 162cm)

*actual garment size, choose a size with at least 2" / 5cm positive ease

Yarn: Sample knitted in BFL/Masham Aran by Hook & Light in Natural (165m/100g). However you can use any yarn that meets the gauge.

Yardage: 450g (500g, 550g, 600g, 650g) (700g, 750g, 800g, 850g)

630m (700m, 770m, 840m, 910m) (980m, 1050m, 1120m, 1190m)

Needles: 4.5mm & 5mm circular needles and/or DPNs

Gauge: 16 stiches & 23 rows per 4” / 10cm

Deadline: 26th November 2021

Apply here!


I'm Iris, the designer behind hirismakes. I am a lover of nature and as well as a knitwear design I am also a neuroscientist, where I study the fundamental properties that make brains work.