Knitting for Olive – Karl Johan collar – knitting pattern


Knitting for Olive Karl Johan is knitted seamlessly with double yarn (merino + soft silk mohair together). First, knit the elastic, foldable collar of the dickey in the round and then continue with plain knitting. The dickey saddle pads and top are shaped with shortened layers. Finally, the “flaps” are knitted to warm the chest and back.

Sizes: one size
Measurements of the finished knit:

  • Length from shoulder to edge: approx. 30 cm
  • Collar height: approx. 18 cm
Yarn: 1 strand Knitting for Olives Merino (250m/50g), 2 gathers AND 1 strand Knitting for Olives Soft Silk Mohair (225m/25g), 2 gathers
Needles: 4mm circular needle (40 cm) AND 3mm sock needles (or according to your handwriting)
Density: 21 sts x 30 k = 10 cm plain needle on 4mm needles

A knitting kit is also available for Karl Johan, which is slightly cheaper than buying the yarns and pattern separately.

NOTE! The Karl Johan collar knitting pattern is a downloadable product in English. Once you have paid for your order, you will receive an order confirmation email with a link to download the guide. So please remember to add your email address to the subscription. The order confirmation may go into the spam, so please remember to check that too.