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Ravelry: Traditional Cornish Guernsey pattern by Mary Wright From Cornwall

Ravelry: Traditional Cornish Guernsey pattern by Mary Wright From Cornwall

A traditional "Gansey" hand-knit sweater worn by a Scottish Fisherman, by knitwear designer, Di Gilpin.

A traditional "Gansey" hand-knit sweater worn by a Scottish Fisherman, by knitwear designer, Di Gilpin.

Herringbone and Anchor Gansey Chart by Ned Renfield This chart is just for the main design across the chest, and is not a complete sweater pattern.

Herringbone and Anchor Gansey Chart by Ned Renfield This chart is just for the main design across the chest, and is not a complete sweater pattern.

Ravelry: Gaffer's Fisherman Gansey pattern by Elizabeth Zimmermann

Gaffer's Fisherman Gansey pattern by Elizabeth Zimmermann

Ravelry: Gaffer's Fisherman Gansey pattern by Elizabeth Zimmermann

Free Traditional Gansey Knit pattern taken from this museum exhibit.

Ever wondered about the *real* origin of the Aran sweater

COTTON GUERNSEY SWEATER, INDIGO W/ ORANGE POCKET :: HICKOREE'S

COTTON GUERNSEY SWEATER, INDIGO W/ ORANGE POCKET :: HICKOREE'S

Now in the Ravelry Rowan online pattern store: Quinn pattern by Marie Wallin

Quinn pattern by Marie Wallin

Now in the Ravelry Rowan online pattern store: Quinn pattern by Marie Wallin

Now in the Ravelry Rowan online pattern store: Quinn pattern by Marie Wallin

Quinn pattern by Marie Wallin

Now in the Ravelry Rowan online pattern store: Quinn pattern by Marie Wallin

Summary: Drop-shoulder, cabled pullover with bobbles in three sizings: childrens, ladies, and mens.

Summary: Drop-shoulder, cabled pullover with bobbles in three sizings: childrens, ladies, and mens.

We were fortunate enough to be able to buy this extremely rare example of an original hand knitted Flamborough Gansey sweater recently. It's the finest vintage Gansey we have seen. It's a real museum piece and a beautiful example of British heritage knitwear.    Woven name label sewn neatly into the back neck.   Bought from a local auction house and originaly belonging to Mr.D.M.Burnhill from the small village of Sewerby a couple of miles down the coast from Flamborough Head.     Knitted…

We were fortunate enough to be able to buy this extremely rare example of an original hand knitted Flamborough Gansey sweater recently. It's the finest vintage Gansey we have seen. It's a real museum piece and a beautiful example of British heritage knitwear. Woven name label sewn neatly into the back neck. Bought from a local auction house and originaly belonging to Mr.D.M.Burnhill from the small village of Sewerby a couple of miles down the coast from Flamborough Head. Knitted…

Vintage Original Flamborough Gansey | Wayside Flower - Wayside Flower

Vintage Original Flamborough Gansey | Wayside Flower - Wayside Flower

Ravelry: LeoLeLyon's Timberline

Ravelry: LeoLeLyon's Timberline

Inverness Guernsey, knitted in aran wool. A thick guernsey with an all over pattern on back and front, including flag and bar patterns on the body with chevron, diamond and double moss stitch panels on the yoke.

Knitting – The Beautiful Game?

Inverness Guernsey, knitted in aran wool. A thick guernsey with an all over pattern on back and front, including flag and bar patterns on the body with chevron, diamond and double moss stitch panels on the yoke.