top down raglan sweater calculator by lanyuehua

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									Top Down Raglan Sweater Calculator

Enter Data into First Column
Me       Recipient

Measurements                          Notes
     14 Neck                          Measure the actual neck, not collar size
     20 Raglan Line                   From point where neck meets shoulder down
     16 Arm Length                    From sleeve underarm point to wrist
     24 Body Length                   From sleeve underarm to hips
      6 Wrist
Gauge
    5.5 stitches per inch

Ribbing
     1.5 Cuff Ribbing
       2 Hem Ribbing

Calculations
Do Not Enter Data Below This Line
         gauge
      77                              Multiply gauge by neck measurement
      73                              Subtract 4 seam sts
      37                              Back: Divide B by 2 & round
      12                              Sleeves: Divide X by 3 & round
       6                              Fronts: Divide Y by 2 & round
      77 Cast On # of Stitches        Z+Y+X+Z+Y+4

       22 Body length - Hem Ribbing
     14.5 Sleeve length - ribbing
Pattern note about neck: Look this person deep in the eyes and ask them how they want the collar to fit. Do they want a nice ti
to fit. Do they want a nice tight collar that will keep the slightest hint of a winter breeze from their neck [if so decrease a few sts from the follo
so decrease a few sts from the following calculation (A)], do they want a loose floppy collar so that scratchy wool will never touch their delica
tchy wool will never touch their delicate skin [if so increase (A) slightly], or do they want a perfect tailored fit [if so keep (A) the way it is.]
d fit [if so keep (A) the way it is.]
Top Down Pull Over Sweater Calculator

Enter Data into First Column
Me          Recipient

Gauge
         7 stitches per inch

Measurements
      20 Diameter of head
      12 Raglan Line
      10 Arm Length
      15 Body Length

Ribbing
      1.5 Cuff Ribbing
        2 Hem Ribbing

Calculations

            Enter gauge G
      140   Multiply by A
      136   Subtract 4 seam sts
       68   divide X in half
       19   divide Y by 3.5
       17   subtract 2 from Z
       48   multiply Z times 2.5
       46   subtract 2 from N
      138   Cast On # of Stitches

         13 Body Length-Hem Rib
        8.5 Sleeve Length-Cuff Rib
Over Sweater Calculator

st Column
        Notes




        From point where neck meets shoulder, down to comfortable spot below armpit in a diagonal for a raglan sleeve
        Arm length from underarm-point to wrist
        Body length from underarm to hips.




        Subtract 4 seam sts
        divide X in half
        divide Y by 3.5
        subtract 2 from Z
        multiply Z times 2.5
        subtract 2 from N
        Z+Z+N+N+4

								
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