Fair Isle Yoke Jumper in Samite Silk Blend Project Kit
This kit includes Fair Isle Yoke Jumper pattern designed by Rita Taylor in Samite Silk Blend 4-ply. Our sample is knitted in Merlin as the main shade and 1 skein of Uther Pendragon, Morgan Le Fay, Guinevere, Galahad and Nimue, but you can pick from any of our gorgeous Samite colours, and design your own colour combination for the yoke if you wish.
For chest size 35 inches you will receive 3 skeins of the main colour.
For chest size 38 & 44 inches you will receive 4 skeins of the main colour.
For chest size 50 inches you will receive 5 skeins of the main colour.
Beautifully presented in one of our cotton projects bags! Perfect for yourself or as a gift for a loved one.
The garment is worked bottom up to make a front, a back and four sleeves which are then joined in the round to work the Fair Isle Yoke. Instructions are given for working back and forth, but can be worked entirely in the round if preferred.
NEEDLES & NOTIONS
1 pair straight and 1 set circular 2.75 mm (UK 12, US 2) needles
1 pair straight and 1 set circular 3.25mm (UK 10, US 3) needles
Four stitch holders
Darning needle for sewing up
GAUGE / TENSION
28 sts and 34 rows = 10 cm / 4 inches, over stocking stitch using 3 mm needles