The Dovestone Natural Aran Collection

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Arika

Arika Cowl

Yarn Used: Dovestone Natural Aran- Shade 2, 1 x 100g skein
Yardage: 208 yards (190 m)
Gauge: 14sts x 20 rows = 10cm/4” blocked and measured over Eyelet Ribbing on 6.5mm (US 10.5) needles
26sts x 18 rows = 10cm/ 4” blocked and measured over unstretched 2 x 2 Ribbing on 6.5mm (US 10.5) needles
Sizes:One Size
Needles used: 6.5mm (US 10.5) straight needles
Other Supplies: Tapestry needle, Crochet hook (optional)

 

Cara

Cara

Yarn Used: Dovestone Natural Aran Shade 3, 6 (7,7,7,8,8,9,9,10,10,10,11) x 100g skeins
Yardage: 1075 - 1900 yards (983 - 1737 m)
Gauge: 15sts x 22 rows = 10cm/4” measured over Garter Ridge Pattern on 6.5mm (US10 1/2 ) needles
14sts x 24 rows = 10cm/4” measured over Garter Rib pattern on 6.5mm (US10 1/2 ) needles
15 sts x 24 rnds = 10cm/4” measured over Garter Stitch in the rnd on 6.5mm (US 10 ½) needles
Sizes: Finished bust- 76 (81,87,92,98,103,108.5,113.5,119.5,124.5, 130,135) cm / 30 (32, 34 ¼, 36 ¼, 38 ½, 40 ½, 42 ¾, 47, 49, 51 ¼, 53 ¼) “
Shown in size 87cm (34 ¼”) with 3cm (1 ¼”) positive ease.
Needles used: 6.5mm (US 10 ½ ) 40cm (16”) circular needle
6.5mm (US 10 ½ ) 60cm (24”) circular needle
6.5mm (US 10 ½ ) 80cm (32”) circular needle
6.5mm (US 10 ½ ) DPNs (if not using long circular for magic loop)
5.5mm (US 9) circular needle 60cm (24”) length
Other Supplies: Stitch markers, Scrap yarn, Tapestry needle

Hopton

Hopton wrap

Yarn Used: Dovestone Natural Aran:
Colour A- Shade 5, 1 x 100g skein
Colour B- Shade 4, 1 x 100g skein
Colour C-Shade 3, 1 x 100g skein
Colour D-Shade 1, 1x 100g skein
Yardage: 744 yards (680 m)
Gauge: 10sts x 18 rows = 10cm/4” blocked and measured over garter stitch using two strands held together on 10mm (US 15) needles
Sizes: One size, 35cm x 160cm/ 13 ¾” x 63”
Needles used: 10mm ( US 15) Straight needles
Other Supplies: Kitchen scales

Hiro Petite

Hiro Petite cardigan

Yarn Used: Dovestone Natural Aran:
MC- Shade 1, 1 (3,3,3,4,4) x 100g skeins
CC1- Shade 3, 1 x 100g skeins
CC2-Shade 5, 1 x 100g skeins
Yardage: 650 - 1075 yards (594 - 983 m)
Gauge: 18 stitches X 24 rows = 10cm/4” blocked and measured over stocking stitch on
Sizes: 4 (6, 8, 10, 12, 14) years , Finished Chest: 23 (25, 27, 29, 31, 33)”
Needles used: 5mm (US 8) circular needles, 60cm (24 “) or longer
4mm (US 6) circular needles, 60cm (24 “) or longer
4mm (US 6) DPNs or 4mm (US 6), 80cm (32 “) circular needle for magic loop.
Other Supplies: Stitch markers, 4x30cm/12” lengths of contrast smooth yarn or stitch holders, tapestry needle, 5 (5,5,6,6,6) 20mm / ¾” buttons

Strokkur

Strokkur sweater

Yarn Used: Dovestone Natural Aran:
MC -Shade 5, 4 [5,5,6] (6,6,7,7) [7,8,8,8] x 100g skeins
CC1- Shade 1, 1 x 100g skein
CC2- Shade 2, 1 x 100g skein
Yardage: 770 - 1485 yards (704 - 1358 m)
Gauge: 18sts x 28 rnds = 10cm/4” blocked and measured over stocking stitch in the rnd on 4.5mm (US 7) needles
Sizes: Finished chest circumference:
30¼[33, 35½, 38¼] (41, 43½, 46¼, 49) [51½, 54¼, 57, 59 ½]” / 77[84, 90, 97] (104, 110.5, 117.5, 124.5) [131, 138, 145, 151]cm.
Shown in size 84cm (33”) with zero ease
Needles used: 4.5mm (US 7) 60 cm (24”) circular needle
Additionally, for sizes 41-59 ½” :
4.5mm (US 7) 80cm (32”) circular needle
4.5mm (US 7) 100cm (48”) circular needle
For these sizes, begin with the longest needle and switch to a shorter needle as necessary while working the yolk.
4.5mm (US 7 ) DPNs or circular(s) for your preferred method of knitting small circumferences in the rnd.
Other Supplies: Stitch markers, scrap yarn

Terry’s Pullover

Terry's Pullover

Yarn Used: Dovestone Natural Aran: Shade 3, 6 (7,7,8,9) x 100g skeins
Yardage: 1000 - 1540 yards (914 - 1408 m)
Gauge: 19sts x 25rows = 10cm/4” blocked and measured over stocking stitch on 4.5mm (US 7) needles
Sizes: Finished Size- 37 (41¼, 44¾, 48¾, 53)" / 94 ( 105,113,124,134.5) cm , shown in size 105cm (41 ¼” ) with approx 22cm (9”) of positive ease
Needles used: 4.5mm (US 7) 80cm/32” circular needle
4.5mm (US 7) straight needles
4mm (US 6) 80cm/32” circular needle
4mm (US 6) straight needles
Other Supplies: Markers, tapestry needle, waste yarn

Winterlong

Winterlong scarf

Yarn Used: Dovestone Natural Aran: Shade 4 , 3x100g skeins
Yardage: 400 - 425 yards (366 - 389 m)
Gauge: 18sts and 40 rows = 10cm/4” in pattern, after blocking
Sizes: 150cm (59”) circumference, 18.5cm (7 ¼”) depth
Needles used: 5mm ( US 8) straight needles OR 5mm (US 8) 60cm (24”) circular needle
Other Supplies: Tapestry needle