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Brooklyn Tweed

Spearheads, For Adults

Description

Spearheads, designed by Jared Flood for the Brooklyn Tweed Fall 2016 collection, features a bold Icelandic-style yoke. It knits up lightning fast in two high-contrast colors of Quarry and is sure to fend off the winter chill. This pattern includes instructions for shaping for both men and women. Also choose single or double rib for the hem, cuffs, and neckband! For more information about materials, gauge, and size, please click Product Details, above.

Pattern includes sizing for both His and Hers.

Product Details
Materials

Women’s:

  • 915 (1025, 1200, 1285, 1440) yards Color 1 (C1) of chunky weight wool

  • 105 (130, 135, 145, 155) yards Color 2 (C2) of chunky weight wool

Men’s:

  • 1135 (1230, 1450, 1515, 1640) yards Color 1 (C1) of chunky weight wool

  • 135, (150, 160, 170, 180) yards Color 2 (C2) of chunky weight wool

 
Yarn

Women’s:

  • 5 (6, 7, 7, 8) skeins of C1 in Brooklyn Tweed Quarry (100% American Targhee-Columbia wool; 200 yards/100 grams)

  • 1 skein of C2

  • Photographed in colors Hematite (C1) and Gypsum (C2)

Men’s:

  • 6 (7, 8, 8, 9) skeins of C1in Brooklyn Tweed Quarry (100% American Targhee-Columbia wool; 200 yards/100 grams)

  • 1 skein of C2

  • Photographed in colors Lazulite (C1) and Gypsum (C2)

Please note: the stitch patterns in this garment are charted only.

 
Gauge
  • 14 stitches & 21 rounds = 4 inches in single-color stockinette stitch with Size A needle(s), after blocking.

  • 14 stitches & 14 rounds = 4 inches in stranded colorwork pattern from Spearheads Yoke Chart with Size C needle(s), after blocking.

 
Needles
  • US 8 (5 mm) 32 inch and 16 inch long circular needles and one set of double-pointed needles three sizes smaller than gauge needle (Size B for Ribbing)

  • US 11 (8 mm) 32 inch and 16 inch long circular needles one size larger than gauge needles (Size C for Stranded Colorwork Pattern)

  • US 7 (4.5 mm) 32 inch circular needle and one set of double-pointed needles one size smaller than needle used for Ribbing (Size D optional; for Tubular Cast On only)

 
Sizes

Women’s:

  • 34¼ (38¾, 43½, 48, 52½) inches / 87 (98.5, 110.5, 122, 133.5) cm circumference at bust

  • Women’s Sample shown is size 38¾ inches [98.5 cm] with 4¾ inches [12 cm] ease on model

Men’s:

  • 40 (44½, 49¼, 53¾, 58¼) inches / 101.5 (113, 125, 136.5, 148) cm circumference at chest

  • Men’s Sample shown is size 44½ inches [113 cm] with 1½ inches [4 cm] ease on model

Both:

  • Intended Ease (for both Men and Women): + 4–5 inches (10–12.5 cm)
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