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Introducing DK versions of Ravelston and Stockbridge

by Ysolda Teague June 06, 2019

We’ve just released DK gauge versions of my popular Stockbridge and Ravelston patterns, which were originally published for a fingering weight yarn.They’re essentially designed around the same basic construction and with a similar fit, Stockbridge is a cardigan and Ravelston a pullover.  My goal with both is that they’ll be staple patterns you can use to build your handknit wardrobe, the kind of basic patterns that work for lots of different looks.
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How does ease affect inclusive size ranges?

How does ease affect inclusive size ranges?

by Laura Chau May 21, 2019

Following on from our post about choosing what size to knit, we wanted to elaborate on what ease means and how it interacts with sweater sizes, especially when it comes to designs with an oversized look.
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Gilliatt Sweater Round-Up

Gilliatt Sweater Round-Up

by Ysolda Ltd Collaborator May 03, 2019

We are so pleased to introduce Gilliatt, the worsted weight version of Cyrano (Aran) and Ulysse (Sport). De Rerum Natura is a small yarn producer with a thoughtful approach to sourcing and raw materials. All the manufacturing stages are carried out in France, keeping processing and energy use to a minimum. The wool in each yarn line is a blend of French and European merino, produced in the most ecological way with concern for both the wellbeing of sheep and the environment.
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Choosing a size to knit

Choosing a size to knit

by Ysolda Teague March 01, 2019

Confused by which size of a sweater pattern to make? To get the best fit you'll want to know what size you are, and how to read the sizing information provided in your pattern.
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Notes from sweater class – what are we wearing under our sweaters?

Notes from sweater class – what are we wearing under our sweaters?

by Ysolda Teague May 08, 2012

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