Snarravoe

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

SNARRAVOE

Sizes

34 1/2 (37, 39 1/4, 42, 44 1/2, 46 1/4, 49 3/4, 52 1/4)” / 87.5 (94, 99.5, 106.5, 113, 117.5, 126.5, 132.5) cms at chest

Recommended to be worn with approx 1-2 inches of positive ease

Shown in size 37 inches with 2 inches positive ease

Needles

US 7/4.5mm 24-inch circular needle

US 9/5.5mm 24-inch circular needle

US 9/5.5mm 32-inch circular needle

US 9/5.5mm set of dpn’s or long circular needle (if using magic loop for sleeves)

Yarn

Aran weight yarn in the following amounts:

802 (862, 926, 986, 1044, 1086, 1162, 1222) yards

Shown in Jamieson & Smith Aran (100% Real Shetland Wool; 98 yards/50g)

Notions

17 Stitch markers-8 raglan seam markers, 4 markers to separate lace panels on front and back, 4 markers to separate side lace panels and 1 BOR marker

Tapestry needle for weaving in ends

Waste yarn or stitch holders (for holding live sts)

Gauge

21 sts and 22 rnds =4 inches in Twisted Rib on US 9/5.5mm needle

18 sts and 22 rnds=4 inches over Lace and Rib panel on US 9/5.5mm needle

15 sts and 22 rnds=4 inches in Faggoting St pattern on US 9/5.5mm needle

Construction

This garment is worked from the top down in one piece using a raglan construction. Sleeves and body are separated at the underarm.