Peigi Waistcoat

Description

Small – Underarm 91.5cm. Length 55.5cm.
Medium – Underarm 96.5cm. Length 57.5cm.
Large – Underarm 107m. Length 59.5cm.
X Large – Underarm 117.5cm. Length 62cm.
XX Large – Underarm 128.5cm. Length 63.5cm.
XXX Large – Underarm 138cm. Length 65.5cm.

This kit includes a colour-printed pattern card with full instructions in all sizes and all the Alice Starmore™ 2 Ply Hebridean yarn required to make the Peigi Waistcoat in your chosen size. It is also available as a cardigan.

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Story

The patterns and colours of the Peigi waiscoat are inspired by the pebbles from Geodh’ a’ Cùibhrig (Patchwork Quilt Cove) in Lewis, a place which has featured in my work over the last thirty years.  Small, geometric pattern bands worked in various colour combinations depict the pebbles, each one as unique as human faces. Between each “pebble band” I depicted waving strands of seaweed that wash in and out with the tide. I echoed the repeated waving seaweed bands of the pattern in the ribs by working them in the same colours and giving them a little cable twist to portray that sense of movement.

Alice

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