Print o' the Hoof Gansey by Gladys Thompson
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Print o' the Hoof Gansey

Listers Double Six
Aran / Worsted ?
5 stitches and 6 rows = 1 inch
in stockinette stitch, on larger needles
US 5 - 3.75 mm
US 7 - 4.5 mm
1860 yards (1701 m)
to fit 40" chest

Pattern starts on page 36.

The sweater calls for 31 oz of aran weight wool. Instructions are written out. Reprinted by Dover in 1971.

from Gladys Thompson:

Description: A long crew neck sweater with low set in sleeves. Gussets are worked at underarm. Main part of garment is worked in panels of Filey stitches. Welts, cuffs worked in k2, p2 rib. Only a third of the sleeves at the top is worked in pattern stitch. The lower part is worked in stocking stitch to the cuff. Sleeves are picked up at the top and worked downward.