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 Clem Sweater


Yarn: Dovestone Natural Chunky Shade 2, 1555m/1700yds (9 Balls)
or Dovestone Natural Aran, 1310m/1433yfd (8 Skeins)
Needles: 6.5mm (US 10.5) Straight needles

Edie Armwarmers

Dovestone Natural Chunky: Shade 3, 110m/120yds (1 Ball)                                                Needles: 5.5mm (US 9) Straight needles

Glenda Mitts

Dovestone Natural Aran: Shade 4, 120m/131yds (1 Skein)                                                  Needles: 4.5mm (US 7) Straight needles                                                                              Scrap yarn in contrasting colour

Howard Blanket

Dovestone Natural Chunky: Shade 1,2,3,4,5 (2 Balls of each shade)                                  Needles: 6.5mm (US 10.5) Straight needles

Ivy Tea Cosy

Dovestone Natural Aran Shade 7, 155m/170yds (1 Skein)                                                  Needles: 4.5mm (US 7) Straight needles                                                                              Pom Pom of about 7cm/2 3/4" diameter

Marina Poncho

Dovestone Natural Chunky: Shade 1,2, 360m/393yds Each, (3 balls of each shade )          Needles: 6.5mm (US 10.5) Staight needles

Nora Socks

Dovestone Natural Aran Shade 6, 240m/263yds (2 Skeins)                                                  Needles: 4mm (US 6) Straight needles                                                                                  1 Stitch marker


Shade 3, 160 (205)m/175 (224)yds (1 Skein (2) Skeins)                Shown in size small                                                                                                              Needles: 4mm (US 6) Straight needles

Norman Hot Water Bottle Cosy

Dovestone Natural Aran Shade 3 (shown in size small)
160 (205) m / 175(225) yds 1 (2) skeins
4mm (US 6) straight needles

Sybil Hot Water Bottle Cosy 

Dovestone Natural Aran, Shade 4, 100m/109yds ( 1 Skein)                                                 in addition to materials required to make 1 Norman Hot water bottle cosy  (see above)      Toy stuffing, Tapestry needle


BlanketDovestone Natural Chunky, Shade 1 (held double throughout)                              Small (Large) Blanket : 960 (2400)m/1048 (2620)yds 98 (20) Balls                                      Small (Large) Bed runner: 1200 (1800)m/1310 (1965)yds (10 (15) Balls)
Needles - 10mm (US 15) Circular ( length will depend on size of blanket - 100cm 40" is recommended for small size)                                

Cushion: Dovestone Natural Chunky 720m/786yds (6 Balls)                                                Needles - 10mm(US 15) Straight needles,48cmx48cm
Cushion pad  (19"x19") 

 Sid Mug Cosies

Dovestone Natural Aran, 35m/38yds of yarn                                                                        Needles: 5mm (US 8) and 4.5mm (US 7) Straight needles                                                  Small buttons about 15mm (1/2 ") diameter

Walter Blanket

Dovestone Natural Aran, Shade 5,7,1, 510m/558yds each Skein ( 3 Skeins of each yarn )  Needles: 5mm (US 8) circular needles, 100CM (40") or longer                                              Dovestone Natural Chunky, Shade 5,3,1, 660m/772yds each ball (6 Balls of each yarn)      Needles: 6.4mm ( US 10.5) circular needles, 100cm (40") or longer


Walter Cushion:


Dovestone Natural Aran, Sgade 5,7,1, 300m/328yds each Skein, ( 2 Skeins of each shade)                                                                                                                        Needles: 5mm (US 8) circular needle, 60CM (24") or longer                                                1 large button, 1 cushion pad 48x48cm (19"x19")                                                                  Dovestone Natural Chunky: Shade 5,3,1, (360m/394yds (3 Balls of each shade)                Needles: 6.5mm (US 10.5) circular needles, 60cm (24") or longer                                        1 large button, 1 cushion pad 63.5cmx63.5cm (25"x25")


Wesley Bunting:

Dovestone Natural Chunky. Each triangle needs about 20m/22yds of yarn                          Needles: 6mm (US 10) and 6.5mm (US 10.5) straight needles                                            Tapestry needle and ribbon