Northdale

The Shetland Trader-Book Two is a collection of 9 patterns by designer Gudrun Johnston with photography by Kathy Cadigan.

 

Print and ebook combo $26

ebook only $20

Individual pattern $7.00

NORTHDALE

Sizes

29 (31 1/2, 34, 36 3/4, 39 1/4, 41 3/4, 44 1/2, 47, 49 1/2, 52 1/4)” 73.5 (80, 86.5, 93.5, 99.5, 106, 113, 119.5, 125.5, 132.5) cms at chest

Recommended to be worn with approx 0-1 inch of negative ease

Shown in size 34 inches with 1 inch of negative ease

Needles

US 2/3mm 24-inch circular needle

US 3/3.25mm 32 or 40-inch circular needle

US 3/3.25mm set of dpn’s or long circular (if working magic loop for sleeves)

US 4/3.5mm 32 or 40-inch circular needle

US 4/3.5mm set of dpn’s or long circular (if working magic loop for sleeves)

Yarn

Fingering Weight Yarn in the following amounts:

680 (740, 800, 860, 920, 908, 1040, 1100, 1160, 1225) yards of MC, 334 (364, 394, 424, 454, 482, 514, 542, 572, 604) Yards of CC1, and 248 (268, 290, 314, 336, 356, 380, 402, 422, 446) yards of CC2.

Shown in Brooklyn Tweed Loft (100% American Targhee-Columbia Wool; 275 yards/50g)

Artifact (MC), Hayloft (CC1), Woodsmoke (CC2)

Button Jar (MC), Faded Quilt (CC1), Sap (CC2)

Notions

Stitch markers

Tapestry needle for weaving in ends

Waste yarn or stitch holders (for holding live sts)

Gauge

31 sts and 33 rnds=4 inches in Fair Isle pattern in the rnd on US 4 needle

29 sts and 40 rnds= 4 inches in 1×1 rib pattern on US 3 needle

Construction

This garment is worked from the bottom up in one piece uniting the sleeves and body at underarm and working the yoke using a modified Raglan construction. A very short steek is worked at the neckline to allow for front neck shaping.