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



43-inches long and 8-inches wide


US 4/3.5mm 16 or 20-inch circular needle

A 2nd 16 or 20-inch circular in same size or 1 size smaller than above (for grafting the two ends of cowl together)


Fingering weight yarn in the following amounts:

86 yards of Color A, 160 yards of Color B, 160 yards of Color C, 160 yards of Color D, 160 yards of Color E, 86 yards of Color F.

Shown in Shetland Organics Jumper Weight (100% Organic Shetland Wool; 196 yards/50g)

White (Color A), Light Grey (Color B), Fawn (Color C), Moorit (Color D), Dark Grey (Color E), Black (Color F).


Stitch marker

Tapestry needle for weaving in ends


27 sts and 46 rnds= 4 inches in Woven Stitch pattern on US 4/3.5mm needle


This cowl is worked as a tube and begins with a provisional cast-on. The two ends are then grafted together.