YORKSHIRE SHORES

Yorkshire Shores celebrates the history and variety of local gansey patterns in a modern and wearable way. The nine featured designs include sweaters, accessories, capes and blankets and are all knitted in Dovestone dk. 

Please note all our Dovestone dk patterns are completely interchangeable with our new Winterburn dk without any modifications.

 

RAVENSCAR

RavenscarYarn: baa ram ewe Dovestone dk, shown in Lotherton. 1 (1, 1) skeins.

Sizes 1 (2, 3). To fint head size 46 (51, 56)cm/18 (20, 22)" worn with 1.25cm/1/2" negative ease.

Needles: 3.5mm (US4) 40cm (16") circular needle, 4mm (US6) 40cm (16") circular needle,  4mm (US6) DPNs for shaping the crown.

Other supplies: 6 Stitch markers, cable needle

 

FILEY

 

 

FileyYarn: baa ram ewe Dovestone dk, shown in Filey. 1 skeins.

Sizes: One size. 18cm/7" circumference. 21cm/8 1/4" length. Worn with 1.25cm/1/2" negative ease or up to 1.25cm/1/2" positive ease.

Needles: 3.75mm (US5) knitting needle, 3.75mm (US5) DPNs

Other supplies: Locking stitch marker, cable needle, stitch markers, smooth dk weight scrap yarn, 6 buttons, 9mm/1/3" diameter



SALTWICK BAY

saltwick bayYarn: baa ram ewe Dovestone dk, shown in Yorkstone. 5 skeins.

Sizes: One size. 165cm/65" circumference at hem. Length, 51cm/20" 

 Needles: 4mm (US6) 80cm (32") - 150cm (60") circular needle, 3.5mm (US4) 60cm (24") circular needle or 80cm (32") circular needle or DPNs

Other supplies: Cable needle, stitch markers

 

 

FLAMBOROUGH

flamboroughYarn: baa ram ewe Dovestone dk, shown in Aire. 4 (5, 5, 5, 6, 6, 7) skeins.

Sizes: XS (S, M, L, XL, 2XL, 3XL) to fit bust size 71-76 (81-86, 91.5-96.5, 101.5-106.5, 111.5-117, 122-127, 132-137)cm / 28-30 (32-34, 36-38, 40-42, 44-46, 48-50, 52-54)"

Needles: 3.75mm (US5) 80cm (32") or longer circular needle, 3.75mm (US5) DPNs, 4mm (US6) 40cm (16") circular needle, 4mm (US5) 80cm (32") or longer circular needle, 4mm (US6) DPNs

Other supplies: Stitch markers, 4 locking stitch markers (1 in a different colour), cable needle, scrap yarn or stitch holders

 

WITHERNSEA

withernseaYarn: baa ram ewe Dovestone dk, shown in Bishopthorpe. 4 (4, 5, 5, 6, 6, 7) skeins.

Sizes: XS (S, M, L, XL, 2XL, 3XL) to fit bust size 71-76 (81-86, 91.5-96.5, 101.5-106.5, 111.5-117, 122-127, 132-137)cm / 28-30 (32-34, 36-38, 40-42, 44-46, 48-50, 52-54)"

Needles: 3.75mm (US5) 80cm (32") or longer circular needle - for XS size you may wish to use a 60cm/24" length for the bodice, 4mm (US6) 80cm (32") or longer for the larger sizes circular needle, additional 3.75mm (US5) and 3.25mm (US3) needles of any type

Other supplies: Stitch markers, locking stitch markers, cable needle, smooth scrap yarn in a contrasting colour for provisional cast on, crochet hook in a similar size to needles for provisional cast on, ruler.

 

CHILDREN'S SIZES

Yarn: baa ram ewe Dovestone dk, 2 (2, 3, 3, 4) skeins.

To fit age: 2 (4, 6, 8, 10) years.

Needles: 3.75mm (US5) 60cm (24"), 4mm (US5) 60cm (24"), for the smallest size you may wish to use a 3.75mm (US5) 40cm (16") circular needle for the bodice, additional 3.75mm (US5) and 3.25mm (US3) needles of any type

 

ROBIN HOOD'S BAY

robin hood's bayYarn: baa ram ewe Dovestone dk, shown in Bramley Baths. 4 (4, 5, 5, 6,) skeins.

Sizes: XS (S, M, L, XL) to fit chest size 86-91.5 (96.5-101.5, 106.5-111.5, 116.5-122, 127-132)cm / 34-36 (38-40, 42-44, 46-48, 50-52)"

Needles: 3.5mm (US4) 80cm (32") circular needle, 4mm (US6) 80cm (32") circular needle, 3.5mm (US4) and 4mm (US6) DPNs for sleeves

Other supplies: Stitch markers, stitch holders or scrap yarn, cable needle

 

 SANDSEND

sandsendYarn: baa ram ewe Dovestone dk in shades Rhubarb, Bishopthorpe and Viking. 2 skeins of each shade.

Sizes: One size. 88 x 132cm/34 1/2 x 52"

Needles: 4mm (US6) knitting needles

Other supplies: Cable needle

 

WHITBY

whitbyYarn: baa ram ewe Dovestone dk, shown in Endeavour and Goathland. 1 (2) skeins.

Sizes: S/M, recommended for childrens show sizes UK 1-5/US 2-6/EU 33-38 and women's shoe sizes up to UK 6/US 8/EU 39, (M/L), recommended for women's shoe sizes from UK 7/US 9/EU 40 and all men's sizes

Needles: 3mm (US2.5) DPNs

Other supplies: Cable needle, stitch markers

 

THE ROPES

the ropesYarn: baa ram ewe Dovestone dk, shown in Bantam. 4 (4, 5, 5, 6) skeins.

Sizes: XS (S, M, L, XL) to fit bust size 71-76 (81-86, 91.5-96.5, 101.5-106.5, 111.5-117)cm / 28-30 (32-34, 36-38, 40-42, 44-46)"

Needles: 3.5mm (US4) 40cm (16") circular needle, 3.5mm (US4) 80cm (32") circular needle, 4mm (US4) 80cm (32") circular needle, 3.5mm (US4) and 4mm (US4) DPNs for the sleeves

Other supplies: 14 Stitch markers, stitch holders or scrap yarn, cable needle