© Moray Firth Gansey Project June 2018

This project was part-financed by the Heritage Lottery Fund, and by the Scottish Government and The European Community Rural Aberdeenshire, Highland and Moray LEADER 2007 – 2013 Programmes.

Lossiemouth - diamonds and lobster claws

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Pattern detail
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Knitted by: the late Mrs Isabella Stewart

Colour: beige

Pattern: diamonds, lobster claws and cables; cables centred front and back, plain panels at sides

Welt: single rib: 4.5 cm (1.75 inches)

Chest: 89 cm (35 inches)

Gusset: gusset is off-set, with increases on the left and decreases on the right; approximately 7.5 cm (3 inches) long and 5 cm (2 inches) wide

Shoulders: knitted from front chest, 1 row knit, 2 rows reverse stocking stitch (ss), 2 rows ss,repeated, then 2 rows reverse ss; cast off together with shoulder stitches from back chest

Sleeves: plain, 42 cm (16.5 inches), incuding cuff; cuff: single rib, 6.5 cm (2.5 inches)

Neck: single rib 13.5 cm (5.25 inches)