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Relax Lace Tunic

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(6) Name: 'Knitting : Relax Lace Tunic
Relax Lace Tunic
Relax Lace Tunic
Relax Lace Tunic
Relax Lace Tunic
Relax Lace Tunic

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • knit, purl, yarn over, follow written or charted lace, buttonhole

Pattern Description:

A simple, fun knit - this is the perfect top for some cute buttons!

Featuring an easy-to-memorise lace pattern (perfect for beginners), this top is designed to fit with 0-2" ease. Length is easily adjusted to suit your taste. Armholes are shaped using sloping decreases, rather than the usual cast off method. Garter stitch frames all around create stability. Available in single colour and striped versions.

Finished Bust Measurement: 32, 36, 40, 44, 48, 52, 56, 60, 64 inches
(Recommended fit with 0-2 inches ease)

Yardage for Single Colour Versions (shown in metres):
541, 623, 708, 796, 907, 1003, 1102, 1228, 1335

Yardage for Striped Versions (shown in metres):
MC: 410, 455, 500, 550, 605, 666, 732, 805, 886
CC: 218, 242, 266, 293, 322, 355, 390, 430, 472

Gauge:

16.5 sts and 40 rows (20 ridges) in Garter Stitch to 4 in/10cm
18 sts and 25 rows in Lace Pattern to 4 in /10 cm
(all measurements after blocking)

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • To fit 30" - 62" bust

Materials:

  • 4.5mm/US7 needles

You Will Also Need:

  • 14 buttons (plus 2 more per inch, if lengthening top)
  • stitch markers

Suggested yarn:

600 meters of Worsted weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Louisa Harding Colline

Colorway:

colour: 05


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