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from Noir Knits
(6) Name: 'Knitting : Olga
Olga Lucy, top length, sleeveless
Olga Grace, back view-tunic length w/ sleeves
Olga Grace, detail
Olga Grace and Lucy in two versions of Olga

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • knit
  • purl
  • decrease
  • yarn over
  • pick up and knit
  • make i-cord
  • applied i-cord/i-cord bind-off
  • backward loop cast-on

Pattern Description:

Olga is a sweet top or tunic for babies, toddlers, and little girls, featuring an off-center pocket, i-cord trim, and a button closure at the back neck. Fingering weight yarn is knitted at a slightly loose gauge for a drape-y effect. Options are given for sleeves or sleeveless, and top or tunic lengths.


26 sts and 32 rows equal 4 inches in stockinette stitch

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • 0-3 [3-6, 6-12, 12-18, 18-24 months] {2-3, 4-5, 6-7 years}
  • Chest: 18 [19, 20.5, 21, 22] {24.5, 26.5, 28.25} inches


  • US #3 16- or 24-inch circular
  • US #3 set of 5 DPNs
  • Three Fates Yarns Eponymous Sock, 1-2 skeins plus trim color (if using)

You Will Also Need:

  • stitch holders
  • tapestry needle
  • button

Suggested yarn:

400 yards of Fingering weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Three Fates Yarns eponymous


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Girls, Infant/Baby
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I grew up in a crafty household. My mom sews, weaves, and dabbles in lots of other fiber arts, while my dad is a musician (timpani) and photographer (portraits). I got my first camera and my first ...

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