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Ophelia Tunic

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(6) Name: 'Knitting : Ophelia Tunic
Ophelia Tunic Shoulder Detail
Ophelia Tunic OPhelia
Ophelia Tunic Sleeve Detail

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • basic increases and decreases
  • mattress stitch

Pattern Description:

A light, easy to wear top, flattering to many shapes. Features include shoulder details to highlight the chevrons and adjustable set-in side gussets to accommodate those of us with hips!


38" = 3 x 11 st rpts = 4.2" width
44" = 3 x 13 st rpts = 4.9" width
50" = 3 x 15 st rpts = 5.7" width

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Chest 38" (44", 50"). Hips 42"(49", 56"). Length 26 (28, 30)" - adjustable.


  • 3.25 mm needles
  • Main Colour: 6(8,9) skeins of Celestial Merino or fingering weight yarn
  • Contrast Colour: 1 skein of Celestial Merino or fingering weight yarn

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Celestial Merino Yarn


Blue Vesuvius and Hot Pink

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About the designer

Lucy Neatby on
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia

Lucy is a full-time hand-knitting designer, teacher and the author of books including Cool Socks Warm Feet, Cool Knitters Finish in Style and A Little Book of BIG Holes for Hand-Knitters. She also ...

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