Gudrun Johnston

eBooks available as Ravelry Downloads

eBook : 10 patterns

The Shetland Trader Book One is a collection of 10 patterns inspired by the Shetland Islands from designer Gudrun Johnston with photography by Jared Flood.

eBook : 9 patterns

The Shetland Trader Book Two is a collection of 9 new patterns by designer Gudrun Johnston. As with Book One, this collection draws its inspiration from the Shetland Islands.

Patterns available as Ravelry Downloads

Knitting: Beanie, Toque
Peavine is an easy to work stranded-knitting pattern in which the end result is all about the interplay of colors and shapes. This slouchy style hat looks great in all sorts of color combos so don’t be afraid to pick some of your favorites and have fun!
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
Errata-
Knitting: Earflap Hat
Westside Woolie was oirginally designed for the 10th anniversary of Squam!
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
Bousta Beanie
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
The Shetland Trader 2016 MKAL shawl is now available as a regular pattern.
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
The Book of Haps is now available
Knitting: Cardigan
There is a KAL starting for this cardigan on the 6th of May. All the details are here!
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
The Northdale Hat is a wee offshoot of my Northdale sweater. This is a quick and relatively easy knit being that it is in DK weight yarn and only uses 3 colors. For extra jauntiness stick a pom pom on it!
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
This shawl was originally published as part of A Verb For Keeping Warm’s Proverbial Shawl Club.
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
The Shetland Trader MKAL shawl is now available as a regular pattern.
Knitting: Pullover
A KAL for this pattern will be starting April 15th. For more info head here!
Knitting: Cardigan
finished measurements:
Knitting: Pullover
Knitting: Sleeveless Top
Balta is now available as an individual pattern.
Knitting: Cardigan
Belmont is now available as an individual pattern.
Knitting: Pullover
Burrafirth is now available as an individual pattern.
Knitting: Scarf
Errata
Knitting: Pullover
Nikka Vord is now available as an individual pattern.
Knitting: Pullover
Knitting: Cowl
Sandwick is now available as an individual pattern.
Knitting: Pullover
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
The Tirrick Shawl was originally created for for Valley Yarns as part of their 40th anniversary series. The blue version is knit in Valley Yarns Charlemont yarn (fingering weight) and the red/orange version is knit in Ginger Twist Studio Swanky Lace (lace weight).
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
This a half sized version of my Hansel pattern-a traditional Shetland Hap shawl.
Knitting: Beret, Tam, Beanie, Toque
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
中心部分からトップダウンで編む、半円のショール。両脇を増目することで美しいカーブができ、肩を覆うようなデザインになっています。メリヤス編みセクションとレース編みセクションをVikkel Braidで印象的に区切り、最後はPicot Bind Offで可愛く! 半円の使いやすいショールはいつもあなたを暖かく包むことでしょう。
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
Knitting: Pullover
Amélie is worked from the bottom up in one piece uniting the sleeves and body at underarm and working the yoke using a Simultaneous Set In Sleeve construction. You also have the option of working long or short sleeves!
Knitting: Pullover
Ninian is a simple and versatile sweater knit in laceweight yarn and featuring a well known Shetland lace pattern. It is worked from the bottom up in one piece separating at the underarms to work the back and front flat. Stitches are then picked up from the armhole and short rows are used to shape the sleeve cap.
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
Size
Knitting: Cardigan
This vintage inspired V-neck cardigan is worked from the bottom up and uses the Simultaneous Set-in Sleeve method to work the sleeves and body as one piece. Most of the construction is seamless with only a very small amount of seaming at the top of the sleeve cap and at the underarms.
Knitting: Pullover
Sizes
Knitting: Cowl
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
Knitting: Cardigan
Soay
Knitting: Cardigan
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
Knitting: Pullover
This sleek tunic features set-in sleeves, inset front pockets, subtle waist shaping and gentle tucks at the round neck and cuffs.
Knitting: Cardigan
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
The Shetland Trader-Book One is a collection of 10 patterns inspired by the Shetland Islands from designer Gudrun Johnston with photography by Jared Flood.
Knitting: Scarf
Knitting: Beret, Tam
Knitting: Legwarmers
The Shetland Trader-Book One is a collection of 10 patterns inspired by the Shetland Islands from designer Gudrun Johnston with photography by Jared Flood.
Knitting: Vest
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
Knitting: Skirt
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
Knitting: Cardigan
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
This is a pattern for a full sized version of a traditional Shetland Hap shawl.
Knitting: Cloche Hat
Knitting: Cardigan
Knitting: Coat / Jacket
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
Knitting: Cardigan
Errata
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
I have put up a brief video tutorial on the Bird’s Eye Lace on my blog. Click here to view.
Knitting: Cardigan
Knitting: Beret, Tam
Knitting: Beret, Tam
Knitting: Pullover
Pattern error: Please join in the rnd after the initial cast on for body. The pattern doesn’t explicitly say to do this.
Knitting: Cowl
2/16/09 Uploaded a smaller file size -should be a lot easier to download.
Knitting: Sleeveless Top
Knitting: Market bag (slouchy)
This is my take on the old string bag. I know there are some great string bag patterns out there but I felt compelled to come up with my own version with a Shetland touch.
Knitting: Beret, Tam
Knitting: Dress
This dress is worked from the top down starting with a provisional/open cast on at the shoulders. The back is worked first to the underarms with the two fronts being picked up from the provisional cast on and also worked to the underarms. The back and fronts are then united and worked back and forth to the empire line join. The skirt is worked ...
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
This hat has a lot of stretch in the brim band. Relaxed it measures 13 inches and fully stretched 16 inches.
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
Knitting: Sleeveless Top
Knitting: Skirt
Description from Knitty, Summer 2007: