The inspiration for this design came from reading an old account of a sailor encountering the swirling colours of St Elmo’s Fire (a luminous electrical corona) as he returned home one dark night, to Achintraid. He referred to the phenomenon in Gaelic as Solas Biorach - spiky light.
Finished bust circumference (with bands worn open): 138 (162.5, 186.5) cm / 54¼ (64, 73½) in
Worn by Iona and Claire in the first size
Pattern or Kit?
Choose "pattern only" (for single PDF / digital download) or kit (containing all the yarn you need to make a Solas Biorach cardigan, recycled tote bag and PDF pattern). The kit price represents a 15% discount on purchasing all these items separately.
After purchase, you will receive an email with a direct download link (to enable you to access your pattern straight away) and unique download code (to allow you to access the pattern via Ravelry, if you wish). We recommend that you download your patterns as soon as your message arrives as the link may expire after a few days. Follow the directions to pop the patterns in your Ravelry library. If you've not received your download instructions within 24 hours of placing your order, please first check any spam / social / promotions folders that may be set up on your account, then email us at firstname.lastname@example.org