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Sweetheart Tunic

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  • Lace

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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

Supplies Needed

  • 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
Marly Bird
Marlaina "Marly" Bird fled the world of financial services to launch her Yarn Thing podcast and hasn't looked back since. To Marly, a bi-craftsy girl who both knits and crochets, the yarn is the star, not how you work with it. She's creative director for Bijou Basin Ranch Yarns and the co-author of Curvy Crochet (Leisure Arts, 2011). You've seen her designs in Knit Simple, Interweave Crochet, Knitscene, Inside Crochet, Wild Fiber and Petite Purls, and in the books Perfectly Plus and Knitting Plus. In her spare time she raises three kids in suburban Denver. Enter the world of Marly at www.marlybird.com.