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Winter Moss
122-41 Winter Moss by DROPS design
Knitting
Me
Medium
Needles & yarn
US 1 - 2.25 mm
US 2 - 2.75 mm
26 stitches and 44 rows = 4 inches
in stockinette
1,585 yards = 12.68 skeins
Jamieson & Smith 2 Ply Jumper Weight
430 yards in stash
0.56 skeins = 70.0 yards (64.0 meters), 14 grams
08666
Purple
Jamieson & Smith Shetland Wool Brokers in Lerwick, Shetland Islands
November 4, 2013
Jamieson & Smith 2 Ply Jumper Weight
none left in stash
2.8 skeins = 350.0 yards (320.0 meters), 70 grams
08188
Blue
Jamieson & Smith Shetland Wool Brokers in Lerwick, Shetland Islands
November 4, 2013
Jamieson & Smith 2 Ply Jumper Weight
none left in stash
9.32 skeins = 1165.0 yards (1065.3 meters), 233 grams
07616
Purple
Jamieson & Smith Shetland Wool Brokers in Lerwick, Shetland Islands
November 11, 2014
Notes

Made a medium due to tighter gauge.

Weight of coned yarns before starting:

  • 49 (light purple) - 171g
  • FC15MIX (light blue) - 194g
  • 20 (dark purple) - 526g

18-12-2016

Reduced bottom ribbing to 2”/5cm.

18-12-2016

Instead of decreasing evenly on one round, decreased 4 stitches every 6 rounds 7 times.

20-12-2016

Body extended to 41cm before starting yoke.

21-12-2016

Added long sleeves with a thumbhole. Cast on 60sts for cuff and worked in round for 1.25cm/0.5” (7 rounds), flat for 2.5cm/1” (14 rows) then another 1.25cm/0.5” (7 rounds) in round. Slipped first stitch of each row when working flat. Offset thumbhole from start of round by 9 stitches.

21-12-2016

Increases started when sleeve measured 15cm/6” and worked every 12 rounds to 88 sts.

23-12-2016

356 sts in yoke after attaching sleeves.

24-12-2016

Decreased neckline to 96 sts before ribbing for a closer fit.

Weight of coned yarns on completion:

  • 49 (light purple) - 157g
  • FC15MIX (light blue) - 124g
  • 20 (dark purple) - 293g
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December 17 2016
December 24 2016
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by Jamieson & Smith
Fingering
100% Shetland
125 yards / 25 grams
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  • Originally queued: December 17, 2016
  • Project created: December 17, 2016
  • Updated: January 2, 2017
  • Progress updates: 6 updates