Alconleigh by Tess Young

Alconleigh

Knitting
December 2014
Light Fingering ?
28 stitches and 40 rows = 4 inches
in stocking stitch using smallest needles
US 2 - 2.75 mm
US 3 - 3.25 mm
US 5 - 3.75 mm
744 - 868 yards (680 - 794 m)
Hat - to fit 18, 20, 22 & 24 inch head circumference. Gauntlets - to fit Medium & Large ladies hand
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Alconleigh is a stylish ensemble of hat and gauntlets heavily influenced by 1920s design. Knitted in Susan Crawford Fenella and with the pattern providing the instructions for both hat and gauntlets.

The pattern also contains both written and charted instructions.

Both the hat and gauntlets are knitted in the round with a small amount of stranded colourwork required.

Part of the Knits for a Cold Climate Collection - a collection of single patterns inspired by Nancy Mitford, her life and her works.

Materials Required:

Hat Only
1 (1, 2, 2) skeins of shade Myristica
1 (1, 1, 2) skein of shade Myrtle
1 (1, 1, 1) skein of shade Jonquil

Gauntlets Only
2 (2) skeins of shade Myristica
1 (2) skein of shade Myrtle
1 (1) skein of shade Jonquil

Hat and Gauntlets
3 skeins of shade Myristica
2 (2, 2, 3) skeins of shade Myrtle
1 skein of shade Jonquil

Set of 2.75mm (US 2) double pointed needles or 40cm (16in) circular needle

Set of 3.25mm (US 3) double pointed needles (gauntlets only)

Set of of 3.75mm (US 5) double pointed needles or 40cm (16in) circular needle (hat only)
2 Stitch markers 

PDF pattern also provided free of charge when purchased as part of the Alconleigh yarn kit.

You can see all the Fenella shades and purchase the yarn or the kit from the Susan Crawford online shop