Classic fair isle slipover
A v-neck Fair Isle vest with strong lines and traditional 'x' and 'o' geometric patterns. Bruntsfield is worked in five undyed colours to make the most of the amazing variety of Shetland fleece colours.


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28 sts and 32 rows = 4"/ 10 cm in charted colourwork pattern in the rnd on larger needle


30¾[34¼, 37¾, 41¼] (44½, 48, 51½) [54¾, 58¼] finished chest circumference.
Shown in size 34¼ with no ease.



Fingering weight / 4ply wool yarn.
Shown in Shetland Organics Jumper - 2ply (100% wool, 186yds / 170m, 50g)

Needles and notions

Size 2½ US / 3mm 24" / 60cm circular
Size 4 US / 3.5mm 24" / 60cm circular
Size US C-D / 3mm crochet hook

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