Designed by Hazel Tindall for Shetland Wool Week 2011, as part of the Campaign for Wool.
Eid top is knitted in the round, with little cap sleeves.
This kit contains yarn and pattern for Eid Top.
You will also need:
3mm (UK 11/US 2.5) circular needle
3.25mm (UK 10/US 3) circular needle
3 buttons, about 1cm in diameter.
Medium fits 81-101cm (32– 40in) chest. Actual edge to edge size = 99cm (39in).
Large fits 101-116cm (40 – 46in) chest. Actual edge to edge size = 110cm (43in).
If you'd like to choose your own colours, make a note of your six shades in the Delivery and Order Comments box at checkout.
For reference, the design in the photograph takes:
Yarn A - Shade 77: 6 x 25g balls (black background colour)
Yarn B - Shade 9113: 2 x 25g balls (the two reds are shaded up the vertical pattern and in the yoke)
Yarn C - Shade 1403: 2 x 25g balls (the two reds are shaded up the vertical pattern and in the yoke)
Yarn D - Shade 54: 1 x 25g ball (dark tone background shading in yoke)
Yarn E - Shade 203: 1 x 25g ball (light tone background shading in yoke)
Yarn F - Shade 1: 1 x 25g ball (the very central white line through the middle of the pattern in the yoke, to make everything zing).