Silica Bodice

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Silica Bodice Pattern

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Knitting: Silica Bodice
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Pattern Details:

Pattern Details

Category:

Knitting

Type:

Clothing

Fit:

Women

Item:

Shirt

Skill Level:

intermediate skill level requirement Advanced

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • knitting in the round
  • lace knitting
  • short rows

Pattern Description:

Breeze through the day in this romantic blouson bodice. Eyelet rib creates a peplum below a waist-defining casing concealing an elastic band for a flattering fit. The easy drape of stockinette rises to the eyelet lace panel of the neck placket. Careful details like the echoed lace panel at the nape of the neck and knitted in trim that's informal, but polished make this top easy to dress up or down.

Gauge:

7.75 sts/in and 7.75 rows/in = 31 sts/4" and 31 rows/4" in Single Eyelet and 1x1 Rib on size 3(3.25mm) ndls
5.75 sts/in and 7 rows/in = 23 sts/4" and 28 rows/4" in Single Eyelet Rib on size 5(3.75mm) ndls
5 sts/in and 7.5 rows/in = 20 sts/4" and 30 rows/4" in Stockinette stitch on size 5(3.75mm) ndls

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • XS (S) (M) (L) (XL)
  • Finished chest 33 (36) (39) (43) (47)"
  • Finished back length 21 (22) (23) (24) (25)"

Materials:

  • Size 3(3.25mm) ndls
  • Size 5(3.75mm) ndls OR size to obtain gauge
  • Powder River from Mountain Meadow Wool, 63% Mountain Merino, 25% American alpaca, 12% black Rambouillet, 100g/270 yds (247m)
  • 3 (4) (4) (5) (5) skeins

You Will Also Need:

  • stitch markers
  • tapestry needle
  • stitch holders or waste yarn
  • 3 hook and eye or other closures
  • 0.5" elastic film
  • sewing thread
  • extra needles for flexible long-tail CO, casing, and 3-ndl BO

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Powder River from Mountain Meadow Wool, 63% Mountain Merino, 25% American alpaca, 12% black Rambouillet, 100g/270 yds (247m): 3 (4) (4) (5) (5) skeins

About Designer

About Designer

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I am a fashion designer who designs hand knits. I love hand knits because we create both the fabric and the shape. My designs reflect my intense interest in fashion, with a keen eye to design and technique.


Jill Wolcott Knits® patterns are very complete--I strive to create a complete and clear guide to a completed project and leave little room for interpretation. When a pattern ...

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