Churchmouse Patterns

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Churchmouse Classics Patterns - Modern Wrapper Fine

Modern Wrapper Fine is a slimmed down, mohair-free version of the original Modern Wrapper. It features a more precise fit and can be worked into an open cardigan or a seamed tunic, depending on your preference. Choose lace-weight yarns to hold double, or one heavy-fingering to sport-weight yarn.

SIZES: XS/S (M/L, XL)
Finished bust: 54 (62, 70)"/137(158, 178)cm.
To fit bust: 32-38 (40-46, 48-54)"/81-96 (101-117, 122-137)cm.
With ease of: 16-22"/40-56cm (refer to the schematic for the shoulder width and the upper sleeve width when choosing size).
Finished body length: 28.5 (30, 31.5)"/72 (76, 80)cm, or desired length.
Center back neck to cuff: 29.75 (31.75, 33.75)"/76 (81, 86)cm, or desired length.

Finished Gauge:
22 (5.5 sts. / inch)
Garment Type:
Adult Cardigan
Suggested Needles:
US 6-24" or 32" circular needle; US 4-24" or 32" circular needle
Suggested Yarns:
Rowan Fine Lace (held double)
Wearer:
Women
Yarn Gauge:
Sport (24-26 sts/4 in)
Yarn Yardage:
1800 (2150, 2350) each of 2 lace weight yarns

Churchmouse Classics Patterns - Racing Raindrops Scarf

This darling little beaded scarf can be knit in 2 sizes and is worked sideways from end to end.
FINISHED SIZE: Approx. 76" across long straight edge; approx. 10 (18)" deep at the center, after blocking.

Finished Gauge:
22 (5.5 sts. / inch)
Garment Type:
Scarf
Suggested Needles:
US 4; US 13/14 steel crochet hook for beading; Approx. 130 size 6 glass beads
Suggested Yarns:
Rowan Fine Lace or Isager Alpaca Merino 2
Wearer:
Women
Yarn Gauge:
Lace (33 sts or more/4 in)
Yarn Yardage:
Small: 437; Large: 810

Churchmouse Classics Patterns - Ruched Scarf & Wrap

The ruched scarf, designed by Jennifer Evans, was created to add subtle feminine flourish to the scarf equation (think of it as ruffles with restraint). We couldn't resist turning the gathered bands on their side with a lacier yarn for an ethereal wrap on a dramatic scale. Wear it as a party shawl, or as an unexpected scarf over a tailored coat. Heaven! Scarf: Approx. 6 x 72" / 15 x 183cm. Wrap: Approx. 77 x 16" / 196 x 41cm.

Finished Gauge:
15 (3.75 sts. / inch)
Garment Type:
Shawls, Wraps, Ponchos
Suggested Needles:
US 8 & 10 24" circular
Suggested Yarns:
Rowan Kidsilk Haze (wrap) Rowan Kid Classic (scarf)
Wearer:
Women
Yarn Gauge:
Worsted (19-20 sts/4 in)
Yarn Yardage:
Scarf: approx. 420 yds / 384m of a worsted-weight yarn. Wrap: approx. 1120 yds / 1025m of a lace-weight mohair and silk yarn.

Churchmouse Classics Patterns - Seaworthy Gansey Cap

This traditional cap has a flat circular top and a gansey-textured crown band. Perfect for both men and women alike!
FINISHED SIZE: Medium adult: Approx. 22" around.

Finished Gauge:
26 (6.5 sts. / inch)
Garment Type:
Hats and More
Suggested Needles:
US 2-16" & US 2 dpns
Suggested Yarns:
Light fingering-weight sock yarn held double
Wearer:
Unisex
Yarn Gauge:
Fingering (27-32 sts/4 in)
Yarn Yardage:
400

Churchmouse Classics Patterns - Simple Straight Skirt

This is the first skirt Carol Lansinger designed for Churchmouse. It's a favorite in her classes and amongst their staff. We like to wear it casually with legging and boots, or dress it up a bit. We show a sporty 16" length and a suit-ier 19" length but you can make it any length you like.

Finished hip (actual measurement after seaming): 32 (34, 36, 38, 40, 42, 44, 46, 48, 50, 52)" For specific yarn requirements or to customize length, see pattern.

Finished Gauge:
18 (4.5 sts. / inch)
Garment Type:
Adult Pullover
Suggested Needles:
Light Worsted Version: US 7 or size to obtain gauge, and Two US 5-24" circular or 2 sizes smaller than gauge size. Heavy Worsted Version: US 8 or size to obtain gauge, and Two US 6-24" circular or 2 sizes smaller than gauge size.
Suggested Yarns:
Light Worsted or Heavy Worsted Weight Yarn
Wearer:
Women
Yarn Gauge:
Worsted (19-20 sts/4 in)
Yarn Yardage:
Light Worsted Version: 590 to 930 yards for 19" length. Heavy Worsted Version: 470 to 740 yards for 16" length.

Churchmouse Classics Patterns - Simple Tee

You can knit it to a cropped hip length, or longer with side vents; in a sport- or light-DK-weight yarn or a lace weight for dressy sheerness. Vent edges and sleeveless armholes have a tidy slipped-stitch edging. You'll wear---and knit---this "tee" again and again. To fit bust sizes: 32-34 (36-38, 40-42, 44-46, 48-50)"/81-86 (91-96, 102-107, 112-117, 122-127)cm. With ease of: approximately 4-6"/10-16.5cm. For more ease, choose a larger size.

Finished Gauge:
22 (5.5 sts. / inch)
Garment Type:
Adult Pullover
Suggested Needles:
US 4 straight or circular needles
Suggested Yarns:
Shibui Twig or Rowan Kidsilk Haze
Wearer:
Women
Yarn Gauge:
DK (21-24 sts/4 in)
Yarn Yardage:
Longer version (without sleeves): Approximately 860 (960, 1045, 1160, 1280) yds; Shorter version (without sleeves): Approximately 670 (750, 820, 920, 1015) yds; To add bracelet-length sleeves: Approximately 230 (230, 250, 270, 280) yds

Churchmouse Classics Patterns - Smocked Lace Wrap & Shrug

Jennifer Evans designed this piece with her characteristic mix of romantic and rustic. The vintage smocked lace stitch is easier than it looks. And the simple rectangular shape can be worn as a poncho, a large cowl, or simply a scarf. The shrug, seamed into sleeves, drapes across your shoulders and stays in place with no fuss. Wear it over a pretty dress, or jeans and a T-shirt. Wrap: Approx. 18 x 48" / 46 x 122cm, after blocking and before buttoning. Shrug: Approx. 16 1/2 x 45" / 42 x 114cm, after blocking and before seaming.

Finished Gauge:
n/a
Garment Type:
Shawls, Wraps, Ponchos
Suggested Needles:
Lace version: US 6 32" circular; DK version: US 7 32" circular
Suggested Yarns:
Isager Spinni Wool and Rowan Felted Tweed
Wearer:
Women
Yarn Gauge:
DK (21-24 sts/4 in)
Yarn Yardage:
Wrap: Approx. 660 yds / 604m of lace-weight yarn; approx. 595 yds / 544m of dk-weight yarn. Shrug: Approx. 640 yds / 585m of lace-weight yarn; approx. 570 yds / 521m of dk-weight yarn.

Churchmouse Classics Patterns - Walking Rib Cowl & Muffler

A subtle diagonal stitch pattern creates a reversible cowl or muffler, depending on your preference. The muffler features tailored slip-stitch selvedges, while the cowl is worked on larger needles for a softer drape.

FINISHED SIZES (BOTH GAUGES)
Cowl: 28"/71cm around x 9"/23cm deep.
Muffler: 6.5" x 72"/17 x 183cm.

DK-WEIGHT VERSION GAUGE:
Cowl: 22 sts = 4"/10cm in pattern, after blocking.
Muffler: 23 sts = 4"/10cm in pattern, after blocking.

HEAVY-WORSTED WEIGHT VERSION GAUGE:
Cowl: 16 sts = 4"/10cm in pattern, after blocking.
Muffler: 18 sts = 4"/10cm in pattern, after blocking.

Finished Gauge:
Various
Garment Type:
Scarf
Suggested Needles:
DK weight: US 6-16" or 24" circular for cowl, US 5 for muffler; Heavy Worsted: US 8-16" or 24" for cowl, US 7 for muffler
Suggested Yarns:
Manos Del Uruguay Silk Blend or Rowan Felted Tweed
Wearer:
Women
Yarn Gauge:
DK (21-24 sts/4 in)
Yarn Yardage:
DK weight: 300-450; Heavy Worsted weight: 190-380

Churchmouse Classics Patterns - Welted Fingerless Gloves

This one-skein pattern, designed for Churchmouse's 2008 LYS Tour, became a fast favorite. Wear them when knitting outdoors on a chilly day. Or layer them over your fine leather gloves when the temperature drops. Live in a temperate zone? Choose a cooler yarn and these fingerless gloves are all about style!

Finished Gauge:
23 (5.75 sts. / inch)
Garment Type:
Gloves, Mittens and Armwear
Suggested Needles:
US 5 and US 6 dpns
Suggested Yarns:
Manos del Uruguay Silk Blend
Wearer:
Women
Yarn Gauge:
DK (21-24 sts/4 in)
Yarn Yardage:
100 yds

Churchmouse Patterns - Wee Ones Patterns - Baby Wrap Sweater

This charming little jacket, knit from cuff to cuff, has infinite possibilities. Make it striped, add a ruffle or I-cord edging. For a handsome boy version, remember to revers the directions of the wrap and ties!
Finished sizes to fit 6-12 months (12-18 months).

Finished Gauge:
26 (6.5 sts. / inch)
Garment Type:
Childs Sweater
Suggested Needles:
US 3-24" circulars, US 3 dpns and US 2 straights
Suggested Yarns:
Koigu KPM or KPPPM. We do not currently carry this yarn and suggest Plymouth Happy Feet as a comparable substitute.
Wearer:
Babies and Children
Yarn Gauge:
Fingering (27-32 sts/4 in)
Yarn Yardage:
700 (1050) yds


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