Gull Island by Kate Gagnon Osborn
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Gull Island

Knitting
February 2017
DK (11 wpi) ?
20 stitches and 28 rows = 4 inches
in Stockinette stitch
US 4 - 3.5 mm
US 5 - 3.75 mm
959 - 1507 yards (877 - 1378 m)
35 (39, 43, 47, 51, 55, 59)” [89 (99, 109.25, 119.5, 129.5, 139.75, 149.75) cm]
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Gull Island is worked in the round from the bottom up. The body is divided for working back and forth to create the henley placket prior to the reaching the armhole. The body and sleeves are worked to the armholes and once complete, joined to work the raglan yoke shaping. You will be working buttonholes on the front garter band at the same time as you divide for the armholes and work the raglan shaping.

YARN: The Fibre Co. Luma (50% merino wool, 25% organic cotton, 15% silk, 10% linen; 137 yds/50 gm skein): Breton, 7 (8, 8, 9, 10, 11, 11) skeins.
GAUGE: 20 sts and 28 rnds = 4” (10 cm) in St st on larger needles, after blocking.
NEEDLES:
1 – 24” US 4 (3.5 mm) circular.
1 - set US 4 (3.5 mm) dpns.
1 – 24” US 5 (3.75 mm) circular.
1 - set US 5 (3.75 mm) dpns.
NOTIONS: Darning needle, 4 stitch markers, 11 (11, 11, 11, 11, 11, 12) .5” buttons, waste yarn.
SIZE: 35 (39, 43, 47, 51, 55, 59)” 89 (99, 109.25, 119.5, 129.5, 139.75, 149.75) cm finished bust. Sweater is designed to be worn with at least 4” (10 cm) of positive ease. Please see schematic for more detailed measurements.
SKILLS: Increasing, decreasing, short row shaping.

USEFUL TIPS:
• For a tutorial on working the kitchener stitch, visit our tips and tricks here.

• For a tutorial on working the 3 Needle Bind Off, visit our tips and tricks here.