British Gansey Patterns
Chelsea's Heart Gansey
Intermediate. Six sizes. Hearts and baby cables adorn this child's circularly knit gansey made with overlapped split welts and margin rib, underarm gussets, shoulder extensions, and neckline gussets. The gauge is 6 stitches and 8 rnds/inch in St st.
Featured Techniques: Knotted Cast-on, split overlapped welts, underarm gussets
Yarn: Guernsey yarn or other smooth sport weight
Finished Sizes: 22", 24", 26", 28", 30", 32"
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• Yarn: 4 (4, 5, 6, 8, 10) 50-g skeins of sport-weight yarn (184 yd per skein)
• Needles: U.S. 2 and 4 (2.75- and 3.5-mm) dpn and 16-in. (40-cm) circular needles, or sizes needed to obtain gauge.
• Notions: Stitch markers, cable needle, stitch holders
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