Fibre: Australian Wool
Available Lengths:
two length options
Available Sizes:
6 chest sizes 34"to 51
Available Necklines: High Vee
Texture: Double Moss
Skill Level: 2 (Intermediate)
pocket & short row shaping on hemline

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Design:Shaker Jacket

Shake it up with simple styling

Simple stitch pattern with button down back, front pocket and short row shaping on front hemlines. Short length is shown,  centre front 68cm/ sides 60cm - short rows add 8cm to centre front length. Longer length plus 10cm/4". Pattern includes the option to knit fronts without the short row hemline. Three collar options: 1. Split Shawl collar as shown. 2. Shawl collar without the niche (cast off/ cast on split). Both shawl collar options have split centre back neck as sample shown. 3. Unshaped round neck with collar - used for Chaffey Jacket & Split Texture Jacket designs. See newsletter 101
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Design: Shaker Jacket

Double Moss is a 4 stitch and 4 row repeat, fronts hem short rows are optional. Fronts are knitted with the band, front buttons are larger than back buttons. Back has true buttonsholes and 2 pieces joined after armhole - really important to keep correct row count. In Stone fleck shell button are used, with dyed colours fronts have square handmade buttons and back triangle buttons.

Technique: Texture or Cable

Tension: 22sts to 10cm/4" over st-st on 4mm ndls

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