Ship Shape Kit | BC Garn

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shades | Joy's Kit

Size | XXS

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You might already know that we are big fans of Heidi Kirrmaier (Ravelry link) here in This is Knit. So when Joy saw Ship Shape it was only a matter of time before this neat maritime design ended up on her needles! A quick zip around the shelves of the shop and Allino from BC Garn was selected as the perfect yarn match.

Ship Shape is knit seamlessly from the top down and begins with 2 separate pieces for the shoulder gussets. The yoke is a drop shoulder / raglan hybrid, which makes it perfect for playing with stripes. The body and sleeves are knit in the round.

We have all fallen in love with Joy's version, so we have put together some kits in our favourite colour combinations to inspire you to cast on your own version too!

This Kit Includes: 

  • A printed copy of the Ship Shape pattern by Heidi Kirrmaier
  • All the yarn required for your chosen size in the colour combination selected

Also required but not included:

  • 3.5mm circular needle (or size required to obtain gauge)


If you plan to add any extra length or make any modifications please ensure you add some additional yarn to your order.


Please note kits are exclusively available online.

If you would like to pick up a kit in store then please use our "Click and Collect" option. You will then receive a notification when your kit is assembled and ready to collect.

Kit Option Colour 1  Colour 2
Joy's  Jeans Natural
Jacqui's Jeans Lime
Lisa's Cherry Natural
Aisling's  Pink Grey



Size Finished Bust Circumference   No. of balls C1 No. of balls C2
XXS 33.5"/85cm 4 3
XS 35.75"/91cm 4 4
S1 38"/96cm 5 4
S2 40"/102cm 5 4
M1 42.25"/107cm 5 4
M2 45"/115cm 5 4
L 48"/122cm 6 5
XL 51.5"/140cm 6 5
2X 55"/140cm 7 5
3X 58.75"/149cm 7 6
4X 63"/160cm 7 6
5X 66.5"/169cm 8 6
6X 70"/178cm 8 6

We ship worldwide.

Tax-free pricing is available for customers outside the EU and this will be reflected at checkout.

Shipping Carrier

Packages can be shipped via An Post (the Irish National Postal Service) or DPD Courier.

We ship Tuesday - Friday each week.


Rates within Ireland 

Standard Post: €4.95

Express (Tracked) Post: €5.95

DPD Courier: €8.50


Rates to Northern Ireland 

Tracked Post: €7.00


England, Scotland and Wales

DPD Courier: €14.50

(Unfortunately we cannot ship to the Channel Islands at the moment.)

A note re Brexit:

VAT will automatically be collected at checkout on order values under £135 (the prices you see when browsing include VAT).

On orders over £135 VAT is collected by the shipping courier, but your cost at checkout will reflect ex-tax pricing.


To Europe

Tracked Shipping starts at €7.00

Rate will be calculated before check out depending on location.

DHL Rates are also offered on request.

All international packages are sent via a Tracked Express Service.


To the USA and Canada

Up to 2kg: €12.00

DHL Rates are also offered on request.


To New Zealand and Australia

Up to 2kg: €14.00

DHL Rates are also offered on request.


Please see here for our refund / exchange policy.