pdf pattern for the Sea Dog Gansey (and Matching Hats for the Humans) by Elizabeth Lovick - instant download


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pdf pattern for the Sea Dog Gansey
(and Matching Hats for the Humans) by Elizabeth Lovick
in Frangipani 5 ply Wool

Just right for a run on the beach, walking the promenade – or a trip into town!

What you need to make the items
For the dog ganseys:
160 (300) g Frangipani 5 ply wool
pair 3.75 mm (US 5) needles

For the hats:
80 (100, 120, 140) g Frangipani 5 ply wool
pair 3.75 (3.75, 4, 4)mm (US 5 (5, 6, 6) needles

For either:
cable needle
row counter
stitch markers

The smaller size will fit dogs with a similar body size to a Scottie, including Westies, Poodles, Border Terriers etc. The larger size will fit dogs with a similar chest size to a Border Collie, including Lerchers, German Shepherds, Boxers etc. Note that the fabric round the chest is stretchy and the back and leg lengths are easily adjustable to fit other breeds

Hats to fit baby (child, woman, man)

Actual Measurements
back length to base of neck 10 17 ins
chest unstretched 18 22 ins
chest stretched 22 26 ins
leg length 2 4 ins

25 sts and 38 rows to 4 ins over the belly pattern unstretched

The pattern will work with DK yarns but you MUST do a swatch first!

The Small Print!

Once I have received your payment I will send the pattern as a pdf attachment to an email. The file size is 3.5 MB so your inbox must be big enough to take a file of that size. All sales are final.

Please remember that this pattern is copyright, and you cannot use the pattern to make garments for sale without my permission. Thank you.

If you have any questions, please convo me.

Liz Lovick

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