Hayes by Julie Hoover


July 2013
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
14 stitches and 44 rows = 4 inches
in Fisherman Rib/Brioche Stitch
US 7 - 4.5 mm
US 9 - 5.5 mm
460 yards (421 m)
8¼" wide x 68" long
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Worsted weight wool yarn in the following approximate amounts:
Version A:
280 yards of MC
165 yards of CC1
15 yards of CC2

Version B:
250 yards of MC
200 yards of CC1
10 yards of CC2

Brooklyn Tweed Shelter (100% American Targhee-Columbia wool; 140 yards/50 g):
Version A or B: 2 skeins MC, 2 skeins CC1, 1 skein CC2

Version A photographed in Soot (MC), Fossil (CC1), and Hayloft (CC2)
Version B photographed in Fossil (MC), Soot (CC1), and Hayloft (CC2)

14 stitches and 44 rows = 4” in Fisherman/Brioche Stitch Ribbing with Size A needle(s), after blocking
Note that each elongated stitch in a column of knit stitches represents two rows: when you count these it will appear that 22 rows = 4”

The stitch pattern used in this design (resembling fisherman’s rib or brioche) is modified to create a reversible fabric

Size A (for Main Fabric):
One pair of straight needles or a 24” (or longer) circular needle* in size needed to obtain gauge
Suggested Size: 4½ mm (US 7)

Size B (for Cast On and edge rows only):
One pair of straight needles or a 24” (or longer) circular needle* two sizes larger than Size A
Suggested Size: 5½ mm (US 9)

Knitter’s preferred style may be used.

8¼“ wide x 68” long

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