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Devona
Finished
October 1 2018
November 4 2018
Project info
Devona
Knitting
Hillesvåg Ullvarefabrikk
S (will be available in XS, M, L, XL, 2XL as well)
Vest
Needles & yarn
US 2½ - 3.0 mm
24 stitches and 32 rows = 4 inches
in St st
Hillesvåg Ullvarefabrikk Sølje
3 skeins = 1148.3 yards (1050.0 meters), 300 grams
Blue
Notes

Norwegian pattern and yarn kit will be launched at Fagstrikk Messe/Fair in April 2019.
English pattern will be test knitted before its release, beginning 20th of May.


Named after the Goddess of the Rivers of Devon is this vest with textures running into each other at the center. One half is in a twisted rib while the other is honeycomb. They are divided by a spine of rib and ends in garter stitch bands with a soft I-cord bind off to finish them off. Devona is knitted in the bouncy Sølje Pelsull from Hillesvåg Ullvarefabrikk.

Sizes: XS (S, M, L, XL, 2XL)
Shown in size Small
Skill level: Experienced

Finished measurements:
Bust: 86 (92, 98, 104, 116, 125) cm/33 (35, 38, 40, 45, 50)“
Length: 61 (62, 63, 64, 65, 66) cm/24 (24.25, 24.75, 25.25, 25.5, 26)”

Yarn: Hillesvåg Ullvarefabrikk, Sølje Pelsull (100% pelt wool, 350 m/383 yds, 100 g). The sample is knitted in Light Jeansblue;
2 (3, 3, 3, 4, 5) skeins; 700 (805, 910, 1015, 1225, 1435) m/765 (880, 995, 1110, 1340, 1569) yds.
https://www.ull.no/produktkategori/garn/nyhet-solje-pelsu...

Yarn alternatives: Cascade 220 Sport (100% wool, 50 g, 150 m/164 yds).
http://www.cascadeyarns.com/cascade-Cascade220Sport.htm
Tosh Sock (100% wool, 100 g, 361 m/394 yds).
http://madelinetosh.com/tosh-sock/
Berroco Cosma (60% alpaca, 30% wool, 10% silk, 50 g, 150 m/164 yds).
http://www.berroco.com/yarns/berroco-cosma
Or another Sport/5 ply or Fingering 4/ply yarn.

Needles: 3 mm/US 2.5 straight needles.
3 mm/US 2.5 circular needle for neck- and sleeve band (60 cm/24”).
Adjust needle size as needed to match gauge.

Notions: Stitch markers (removable), holders, cable needle and yarn needle.

Gauge: 24 sts and 32 rows in st st measures 10 cm/4” square.
26 sts and 32 rows in Honeycomb measures 10 cm/4” square.
26 sts and 32 rows in Twisted rib measures 10 cm/4” square.

Notes: The vest is worked in pieces and seamed. The neckband and armhole band is worked in the round at the end. Block to make sure the middle two rib stitches are in center and the length of Honeycomb pattern part is identical to the Twisted rib part.

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Finished
October 1 2018
November 4 2018
 
About this pattern
Personal pattern (not in Ravelry)
About this yarn
by Hillesvåg Ullvarefabrikk
Fingering
100% Norwegian
383 yards / 100 grams
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  • Project created: January 11, 2019
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