Gull Island Knitting Pattern [Kate Gagnon Osborn]
GULL ISLAND BY KATE GAGNON OSBORN
Gull Island is a classic Henley worked in stocking stitch; it's an easy knit and an easy to wear sweater. Knit in Luma from The Fibre Co. it's the perfect for wearing all seasons.
Worked in the round from the bottom up. The body is divided for working back and forth to create the henley placket before the reaching the armhole. The body and sleeves are worked to the armholes and once complete, joined to work the raglan yoke shaping. You will be working buttonholes on the front garter band at the same time as you divide for the armholes and work the raglan shaping.Yarn: The Fibre Co. Luma (50% merino wool, 25% organic cotton, 15% linen, 10% silk; 137 yds/50gm): Breton, 7 (8, 8, 9, 10, 11, 11) skeins.
1 – 60cm (24”) 3.5mm (US 4) circular.
1 - set 3.5mm (US 4) dpns.
1 – 60cm (24”) 3.75mm (US 5) circular.
1 - set 3.75mm (US 5) dpns.
Notions: Stitch markers, tapestry needle, cable needle.
Gauge: 20 sts and 28 rnds = 10cm (4”) in stocking stitch on larger needles, after blocking.
Size: 89 (99, 109.25, 119.5, 129.5, 139.75, 149.75)cm / 35 (39, 43, 47, 51, 55, 59)” finished bust. The sweater is designed to be worn with at least 10cm (4”) of positive ease.
Knitting Knowledge: Increasing, decreasing, short row shaping.
Pattern Format: Printed knitting pattern