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Sweetheart Tunic

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The luscious luster of the Lhasa Wilderness yarn by Bijou Basin Ranch magnifies the beauty of the Sweetheart lace. This A-line tunic has a gorgeous drape that will send you reeling, love struck, and glowingeveryone will notice and few will be able resist touching the fabulous fabric of this pretty tunic. Perfect for all sizes! Take my Curvy Knits class here on Craftsy to learn how to design your own sleeves if you desire. MEASUREMENTS: Sizes: XS (S, M, L, XL, 2X, 3X, 4X) Finished bust: 311/2" (35 1/2, 391/2, 431/2, 481/2, 54, 58, 62)" To Fit bust: 30 (34, 38, 42, 46, 50, 54, 58)" MATERIALS: Yarn: Bijou Basin Ranch "Bijou Spun", 75% Yak/ 25% bamboo; 180 yards [165 m]; 1.98 oz [50 grams]; CYCA size 2 sport 12-ply): dark brown, 4 (5, 6, 6, 7, 9, 10, 11) hanks. Needles: Size US 5 (3.75 mm) and US 4 (3.5 mm) circular needles, 24" or longer; or size to obtain correct gauge Hook: US D-3 (3.25mm) Notions: Stitch markers, yarn needle GAUGE: 34 sts and 28 rows = 4" (10 cm) in Sweetheart Lace using larger needles 34 sts and 28 rows = 4" (10 cm) in Stockinette St using smaller needles, after blocking BASIC SKILLS NECESSARY beg- begin(ning)BO- Bind OffCO- Cast On cont- continuedec- decreaseEOR- Every Other Row est-establish(ed)k- knitk2tog- knit 2 together k3tog- knit 3 togetherp- purlp2tog- purl 2 together pm- place marker(s)rem- remain(ning)rep- repeat RS-Right Sidessk- see Special Stitchst(s) - stitch(es) WS-wrong sideyo- yarn over GAUGE 34 sts and 28 rows = 4" (10 cm) in Sweetheart Lace using larger needles 34 sts and 28 rows = 4" (10 cm) in Stockinette St using smaller needles, after blocking SIZING / FINISHED MEASUREMENTS MEASUREMENTS: Sizes: XS (S, M, L, XL, 2X, 3X, 4X) Finished bust: 311/2" (35 1/2, 391/2, 431/2, 481/2, 54, 58, 62)" To Fit bust: 30 (34, 38, 42, 46, 50, 54, 58)" PREFERRED BRAND/YARN Bijou Basin Ranch COLORWAY Natural Brown

Recommended with this pattern

  • Yarn: Bijou Basin Ranch "Bijou Spun", 75% Yak/ 25% bamboo; 180 yards [165 m]; 1.98 oz [50 grams]; CYCA size 2 sport 12-ply): dark brown, 4 (5, 6, 6, 7, 9, 10, 11) hanks.
  • Needles: Size US 5 (3.75 mm) and US 4 (3.5 mm) circular needles, 24" or longer; or size to obtain correct gauge
  • Hook: US D-3 (3.25mm)

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Marly Bird
Marlaina 'Marly' Bird fled the world of financial services to launch a career in the yarn industry and she hasn't looked back since. To Marly, a bi-crafty girl who both knits and crochets, the yarn is the star, not how you work with it. She is the national spokesperson for Red Heart Yarns, hosts the YarnThing podcast, is the author of Cold Weather Crochet and I Can't Believe I'm Entrelac Knitting, and co-author of Knitting for Dummies, 3rd ed. You've seen her designs in Knitter's Magazine, Interweave Crochet, Knitscene, Love of Crochet, Love of Knitting, and in the books Knitter's Book of Socks, Unexpected Afghans, Simply Crochet, Lace Yarn Studio, Blueprint Crochet Sweaters, and Knitting Plus. Along with her designing and podcast, Marly has a successful YouTube channel where she teaches both knitting and crochet. On top of all that, Marly also has several online classes available with Creativebug and Craftsy.com. In her spare time, Marly is a wife to a very understanding husband, raises three kids, and because life was not crazy enough--has three dogs. For more about Marly, go to www.marlybird.com.