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Handsome Dickey


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Handsome Dickey is a quick and easy-to-knit false shirt front suitable for teens, men and women. It's great to wear as a casual dress-up under a shirt, crew neck sweater or sweatshirt. Whether for extra warmth or making a fashion statement, a dickey is a nice alternative to knitting and wearing an entire sweater. The dickey is knitted starting with a nicely patterned turtleneck then proceeds seamlessly to the raglan-style yoke. BASIC SKILLS NECESSARY knitting in the round short rows GAUGE 22 stitches = 4" (10 cm) SIZING / FINISHED MEASUREMENTS 2 sizes - up to 15.5" neck, [to 18.5"] PREFERRED BRAND/YARN Brown Sheep Nature Spun Sport Yarn

Recommended with this pattern

  • 250 [300] yards sportweight yarn, approx 2.5 [3] oz
  • Knitting needles size US 6 / 4.0 mm suggested to achieve gauge

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