Luskentyre by Alice Starmore


Fingering (14 wpi) ?
16 stitches and 16 rows = 2 inches
in stranded colorwork
US 3 - 3.25 mm
3750 yards (3429 m)
medium, 42 inches
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Skills needed : large and small diameter knitting in 2 colours, large diameter purling in 2 colours, join in a new colour, steeking, kitchener stitch, pick up stitches, decrease in pattern.

Additional yarn information : pattern uses 13 colours.

Additional size information :

Large, knitted measurement of 45½ inches


Knitting Beyond the Hebrides knit list

Camilla Valley Farms color charts

Yarn pack and pattern available from Virtual Yarns. Hebridean 2-ply, 4 sizes, $155-210.

The Scottish Collection, published in 1992, is out of print and rarely available even through used book sellers. Has sold on eBay for over $400.