Koigu Collection 1.0

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Collection 1.0


Collection 1.0


Colour Inspiration Vintage Tea Party Delicate Soft Fades Sweet Innocences Divine Delicious Gathering

Koigu Yarn used in the Collection SparkleMerino 94% & Lurex 6% fingering KPM Merino 100% fingering Solids KPPPM Merino 100% fingering multi

Country Day Trip Fresh 100 mile Maker Farmer Peaceful Inspiration Freedom Clear Organic

Kersti Merino 100% DK Karmen Mulberry Silk 100% DK Mori Merino 50% & Mulberry Silk 50% fingering Emmi Merino 75% & Cashmere 25% DK


by La Cave à Laine 1 skein 5410, 3skeins 1005 KPM, 3 skeins Sparkle SP005



By Marji LaFreniere 2 skeins P756B (colour 2), 2 skeins P470C (colour 4), 1 skein P441 for tassels KPPPM & 1 skein 2403 (colour 1), 1 skein 2290 (colour 3) KPM

Coastal Lines Wrap By Marji LaFreniere

Finished Measurements: After blocking - approximately 75” long from tip to tip, not including tassels, and 13 1/2” wide. (Prior to blocking, the wrap will measure only 60ish” from tip to tip – it will GROW) Materials: Koigu KPPPM/KPM 50g/175yd 100% Merino wool; 1 skein 2403 (colour 1), 2 skeins P756B (colour 2), 1 skein 2290 (colour 3), 2 skeins P470C (colour 4), 1 skein P441 for tassels; Size 3.75mm / US #5 needles straight or circular (or size to obtain gauge) ; Yarn needle for weaving in ends, scissors for making and trimming tassels, one removable stitch marker. Gauge: Approximately 24 stitches = 4” in garter stitch – before blocking Notes: Using two slightly contrasting colors. Two skeins each of the two colors. Koigu KPM(semi-solids) in complementary colors; one of each color. One skein of Koigu KPPPM for tassels. Begin by deciding how to use your 4 colors. The variegated will be the main colors and the solids will be accents. Pair them up as you like them, each solid will work predominantly with one or the other of the multicolors.

STONE GARDEN By Irina Poludnenko 6 (7) skeins K111 colour (A), 7(8) skeins K2403 colour (B) KERSTI DK MERINO

Stone Garden By Irina Poludnenko

Finished Measurements: Womens size 10-12 bust 44” (111cm), length 18”(45cm); Womens size 14-16 bust 50” (127cm), length 20”(50cm) Materials: Koigu Kersti 50g/114yds/105m 100% Merino wool; 6(7) skeins K111 colour (A); 7(8)skeins K2403 colour (B), removable stitch markers, 4 stitch holders, 4mm / US#6 needles (or size to obtain gauge), tapestry needle to weave in ends Gauge: 5 sts = 1” (2.5cm); 8 rows = 1”(2.5cm) in Garter st Notes: Abbreviations: K =knit, P= purl, ssk = slip 2 sts knitwise knit these 2 sts together, K2tog = knit 2 sts together, M1L = make 1 left, M1R = make 1 right,


JUBILANT SONG By Ellie Price (Hookyarncarabiner.com) 10 skeins M303 MORI

Jubilant Song Romper

By Ellie Price (Hookyarncarabiner.com) Finished Measurements: Small (6-8) 32” bust; Medium(10-12) 36” bust; Large(14-16) 40” bust Materials: Koigu Mori 50g/170yd/160m 50% Merino wool/50% Mulberry Silk 10 skeins M303 Size I 5.5mm crochet hook (or size to obtain gauge); Tapestry needle to weave in ends. Gauge: 10 dc = 4” [10 cm] and 8 rows = 4” [10 cm] This garment is meant to be loose and flowing. Watch your tension. Notes: Abbreviations: Fsc: foundation single crochet Ch: chain St: stitch Dc: double crochet Dc2tog: double crochet two stitches together Fpdc: front post double crochet Bpdc: back post double crochet This garment is crocheted in the following order: crochet the three pieces that make up the V-necked top separately, then assemble them by sewing them together, then begin crocheting in the round along the bottom edge to create a cinched waist, and finally crochet the bottom shorts section in the round from top to bottom starting at the waist. After you assemble the three parts of the upper v-neck you will crochet the rest of the garment in the round.


By Deborah Newton Koigu KPM 50g/175yd/160m 100% Merino wool, 1(1,2,2) skeins(s) of [2392 (A) Beige, 2335(B) Yellow, 2411 (C) Grey blue, 2151(D) Turquoise, 1500(E) Aqua,1162 (F) Pink,2235 (G) Grape, 2163(H) Periwinkle, 2340(I) Dark Green, 2343(J) Light Green].

French Antiques Scalloped Lace Pullover By Deborah Newton

Finished Measurements: Small (Medium, Large, Extra Large), to fit bust 34-36 (38-40, 42-44, 46-48)” Bust at underarm: 40(44, 48, 52) ” Length to outer shoulder: 22 (22, 24-1/2, 24-1/2)”


By MAIE LANDRA 5(5,6,8) skeins P509; 3(3,4,6) skeins P151; 2(2,3,3) skein P126 KPPPM

Kensington Market Vest KENSINGTON by Laura Zukaite 5 (5,6) MARKET skeins K5520 (A);VEST 3 (3,3) skeins K900 (B); 2 (2,2) skeins K1115 Kersti Merino By LAURA ZUKAITE 5 (5,6) skeins K5520 (A); 3 (3,3) skeins K900 (B); 2 (2,2) skeins K1115 KERSTI MERINO

Kensington Market Vest

Designed by Laura Zukaite Finished Measurements: Sample size S- 48” at chest circumference- to fit Bust 34-36 Sizes S (M, L) 48 (52, 56) at chest circumference Materials: Koigu Kersti 50g/114yd/110m 100% Merino wool, 5 (5,6) skeins K5520 (A); 3 (3,3) skeins K900 (B); 2 (2,2) skeins K1115 ©; tapestry needle for weaving in ends, size 5mm / US #8 needles (or size to obtain gauge). Gauge: 15 sts and 28 rows to 4”/10cm over Garter stitch using size US 8 needles. Notes: Knit direction is from side-to-side Abbreviations: K= knit, P= purl, M1= make 1 stitch, ssk= slip 2 stitches knitwise knit 2 stitches together, BO = bind off


By MAIE LANDRA 2(2, 3 ,3)skeins each P524 (1); P105 (2); P108 (3); P126 (4); P122 (5); P135 (6) KPPPM

Billie Sweater by Maie Landra

Finished Measurements: To fit bust - 38” Small, (42” Medium) ( 46” Large) (50” XL)with a 2” positive ease Sleeve length 20” Materials: Koigu KPPPM 50g/175yds/160m 100% Merino wool, 2(2, 3 ,3)skeins each P524 (1); P105 (2); P108 (3); P126 (4); P122 (5); P135 (6), stitch markers, 1/8” of thin circular elastic, 4mm / US 6 circular 24” and straight needles (or size to obtain gauge), tapestry needle, Stitch holders.

Colpoy’s Bay Pullover

by Kathryn Merrick 3 (3,4, 4) skeins each: #P817 (A), #P849 (B), #P846 (C); 1 (1,2,2) skeins each: #P844 (D), P102 (E), P407 (F), #P912 (G); Or try Koigu KPPPM Paint Packs


By Laura Jmenez Martin 1(1,2,2) skein(s) of [ 5100(A) Red, 1205(B) Gold, 2355(C) Turquoise, 1165(D) Plum, 2390.5(E) Light Beige, 1162(F) Light Pink , 1105(G) Fuchsia/Raspberry, 2431(H) Grey, 1043 (I) Light Blue, 1180(J) Dark Cherry Red].

California Postcard By Laura Jmenez Martin Finished Measurements Small (medium) (large) Bust 32 (36”) (38)

Materials: Koigu KPM 50g/175yd/160m 100% Merino wool, 1(1,2,2) skein(s) of [ 5100(A) Red, 1205(B) Gold, 2355(C) Turquoise, 1165(D) Plum, 2390.5(E) Light Beige, 1162(F) Light Pink , 1105(G) Fuchsia/Raspberry, 2431(H) Grey, 1043 (I) Light Blue, 1180(J) Dark Cherry Red]. 4mm / US 6 circular needles (or size to obtain gauge), cable needles, stitch markers, tapestry/yarn needle, scissors, stitch holders. Gauge: 22 stitches = 4.25” (10.5 cm) using Cable Lace Stitch pattern 24 rows = 4” (10 cm) using Cable Lace Stitch pattern

Elise by Melissa Leapman 6 (7,8,9) skeins E356, EMMI - Merino/Cashmere


by Melissa Leapman

Finished Measurements: Bust: 34 (38, 42, 46)” Hip: 22 (24, 26, 28)” Length: 24 ½” Materials: Koigu’s Emmi 50g/130yds/118m 75%Merino wool/25% Cashmere; 6 (7,8,9) skeins E356, stitch markers, tapestry needle to join seams 4.5mm / US 7 needles, or size needed to obtain gauge, stitch markers Gauge: In Stockinette, 20 sts and 29 rows = 4” unblocked. 32 sts of the Center Panel measure 4” unblocked. In Stockinette, 19 sts and 30 rows = 4” blocked. 28 sts (increases to 32 sts) of the Center Panel measure 5 ½” blocked. To save time, take time to check your gauge.

KOIGU WOOL DESIGNS Box 158, Chatsworth Ontario N0H1G0 CANADA www.koigu.com

Koigu® Collection 1.0 How to reach us for editorial, or pattern questions - Email: magazine@koigu.com - Ebook and print - Manufactured and printed in Canada Offices are Box 158, Chatsworth, Ontario, N0H1G0 Canada - www.koigu.com ©All rights reserved. 2019 No part of this book may be copied or reproduced by any means without written permission from Koigu®.

Established 1992

Welcome to our Koigu Collection 1.0. A collaboration with 11 designers and 13 new patterns using many different Koigu yarns. This pattern book is focussed on working with amazing designers, on a smaller number of patterns, to develop the ultimate collection of designs. The collection is both in print, and e-book. If you are having difficulties with a pattern, or are interested in having the pattern sized to an alternate size please email hello@koigu.com. Many thanks to our contributors for their designs Happy Making, follow us on ........ Taiu Landra Kathryn Merrick, La Cave a Laine, Laura Zukaite, Marji Lafreniere, Irina Polundnenko, Janice Sumpton, Deborah Newton, Ellie Price, Laura Jmenez Martin, Melissa Leapman, Maie Landra,

Established 1992

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