Blue Sky Fibers

Bird Island Dog Sweater

The Classic Series

Design by Sys Fredens

$9.00

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Offered in five canine-friendly sizes and modeled by our very own company dog, Blue, the Bird Island Dog Sweater is cleverly worked in one piece creating leg openings as you go. Knit in two colors of worsted weight Woolstok, graphic striping is created using the intarsia method, and the piece is seamed at the belly.

Pattern No. 201610

YARN:

Woolstok by Blue Sky Fibers (100% Fine Highland Wool; 50g /123yds): 1 (1, 2, 2, 3) hanks A, 1 (1, 1, 2, 2) hanks B

 

NEEDLES:

Size 8 (5mm) 24″ circular needles, or size needed to obtain gauge

Size 8 (5mm) double point needles, or size needed to obtain gauge

 

OTHER TOOLS:

Stitch holder

Tapestry needle

SKILL LEVEL:

Advanced Beginner

 

GAUGE:

In garter stitch, 18 sts and 34 rows = 4″

 

SIZES:

XS (S, M, L, XL)

 

FINISHED MEASUREMENTS:

Chest: 13¼ (16, 20, 23, 25¾)” / Back Length: 12 (14¾, 18¼, 21, 23½)”

 

No. 1300 Storm Cloud / No. 1305 October Sky

Yarn Used in Pattern

Woolstok

WORSTED - 50g

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