Laebrack: Shetland dialect, meaning the breaking of the waves on the seashore. This delicate openwork sweater is made from 2ply Shetland lace wool. The stripes of greys and pinks combined with the famous Old Shell pattern makes a timeless and classic sweater. The openwork lace of this design makes it light to wear with the unique characteristics of Shetland wool making it soft and warm.
2ply Lace Weight
A - 4 (5,6) balls, light grey (L203)
B - 1 ball, dark grey (L54)
C - 1 ball, dark pink (L95)
D - 1 ball, mid grey (L27)
E - 1 ball, pale pink (L101)
You will also need:
- 2.25mm circular knitting needle, 60cm long.
- 3.00mm circular knitting needle, 80cm long.
- 2.25mm DPNs
- 3.00mm DPNs
- 4 buttons, 1cm in diameter
- 1 stitch holder
To fit chest (ins) 30-32 (34-36, 38-40)
Actual size (ins) 35.5 (39.75, 44)