Ella Gordon's version of a traditional Shetland Yoke jumper uses raglan shaping before the yoke, a lower neckline and short row shaping to make it more modern. It is knit in the round from the bottom up and the yoke is also worked in the round.
- Jamieson & Smith 2ply Jumper Weight in yardage needed for your size.
- Printed pattern of Ola Yoke Jumper
- TWT enamel pin
Body and Sleeves:
28 sts and 40 rows to 10cm / 4” measured over blocked stocking stitch on 3mm needles
Yoke: 28 sts and 28 rows to 10cm/ 4” measured over blocked fair isle using 3.5mm needles.
You will also need:
2.5mm (US 1.5) circular needles or DPNs for working body, sleeves and neck rib
3mm (US 2.5) circular needles or DPNs for working body and sleeves
Optional: 3.5mm (US 4) circular needles or DPNs for yoke – you may choose to go up half a needle size for the color work yoke. You may not feel this is necessary but take time to check your gauge and adjust as necessary.
4 stitch markers (1 in a different colour for beginning of round)
Stitch holders or waste yarn