This is a digital file
pdf pattern for the Thorfinn Gansey by Elizabeth Lovick
in Frangipani 5 ply wool
copyright Elizabeth Lovick 2010
a traditional Northern Isles gansey knitted in the traditional way, but with slightly bigger needles for today’s fit. A unisex gansey in sizes to fit all the family.
Frangipani 5 ply wool as shown in the table
3 and 3.5 mm (US 3 and 4) circular needle
thin needle for picking up stitches
waste yarn for provisional cast on
32 sts and 36 rows over the body or yoke pattern on 3.5 mm needles after washing and blocking
To fit: 24 (28, 32, 36, 40, 45, 50, 54, 58, 64) ins
Actual chest: 27 (31.5, 36, 40.5, 45, 49.5, 54, 58.5, 63, 67.5) ins
Length: 22 (24, 26, 27.5, 28, 28.5, 29, 29.5, 30, 31) ins
Sleeve length: 16 (17, 18, 19, 19, 20, 20, 21, 21, 23) ins
No of cones 1 (1, 2, 2, 2, 2, 3, 3, 3, 4) cones
(Length and sleeve easily adjustable)
Frangipani yarn is a 5 ply gansey yarn, which comes in a wide variety of colours. See the
colours at www.guernseywool.co.uk, or email jan [!at] guernseywool.co.uk for shade card. Her
postal address is Jan Stanland, 15 Clarence Street, Penzance, Cornwall, TR18 2NU, UK, and
her phone number is +44 (0)1736 366339
In the USA, Frangipani is available from Pat Kirtland at www.yarnbarn.com by mail order and
from her shop.
The pattern will also work in DK yarns, but you MUST swatch first!
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