YARN

Aran weight yarn with good elasticity, wool or wool blends are ideal. 

Shown in Ístex Létt Lopi (100% Icelandic wool, 109yds / 100m, 1.76oz / 50g). 

MC – #0058 Dark Grey Heather 

CC1 – #1411 Sun Yellow 

CC2 – #0056 Light Ash Heather 

MC: 700[755, 835, 895] (940, 995, 1055, 1110) [1185, 1260, 1305, 1365]yds / 640[690, 765, 820] (860, 910, 965, 1015) [1085, 1150, 1195, 1250]m. 

CC1 and CC2: 35[35, 40, 40] (40, 45, 50, 50) [50, 55, 55, 60]yds / 30[30, 35, 35] (35, 40, 40, 45) [45, 50, 50, 55]m.

NEEDLES

US 7 / 4.5mm 24” / 60cm circular needle, or size needed to obtain gauge. 

Additionally, for sizes 41 – 59.” a 32” / 80cm, and for sizes 51. – 59.” also a 40”/100cm circular in the same size. For these sizes, begin with the longest needle and switch to a shorter needle as necessary while working the yoke. 

US 7 / 4.5mm dpns or circular(s) for your preferred method of knitting small circumferences in the rnd.  

SIZING

Finished chest circumference: 

30¼[33, 35½, 38¼] (41, 43½, 46¼, 49) [51½, 54¼, 57, 59 ½]” / 77[84, 90, 97] (104, 110.5, 117.5, 124.5)[131, 138, 145, 151]cm. 

Shown in size 35½˝ with 1˝ of positive ease. 

NOTIONS

Stitch markers, scrap yarn. 

GAUGE

18 sts and 28 rnds = 4˝ in st st in the rnd.

VERSION INFORMATION

Strokkur_v.1.3.pdf