Lucine Tunic

Mar 16, 2010
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This short-sleeved cardigan features a stitch inspired by spring's first buds. The interesting shape flares slightly at the skirt and wraps elegantly across the front. Intermediate skills are recommended.

Lucine Tunic
Robyn Chachula

Finished Size: 29 (33, 37, 41, 45)" at underbust for about 34 (38, 42, 46, 50)" circumference at bust. Garment shown measures 29", modeled with 0" ease.

Yarn: Elann.com Collection Luna (55% viscose, 45% cotton, 106 yd [97 m]1¾ oz [50 g]): #9760 raspberry wine, 10 (11, 12, 13, 15) balls.

Hook: Sizes G/6 (4 mm), 7 (4.5 mm), and H/8 (5 mm) hooks. Adjust hook size if necessary to obtain correct gauge.

Notions: One 7/8" button; hook-and-eye closure; 3" of 1" wide grosgrain ribbon; large-eye needle; rust-proof pins; matching sewing thread and needle.

Gauge: 2 sh = 6¾" and 12 rows = 4½" in berry patt with medium hook; 20 sts = 4" in sc with smaller hook.

  

Errata:

Row 4: Ch 1, sc in first dc, [ch 3, sc in chext ch-1 sp] 2 times, *ch 3, sk first ch-3 sp, (dc, ch 3, dc) in next ch-3 sp, ch 3, sk next ch-3 sp, sk first ch-2 sp on sh, [sc in next ch-1 sp, ch 3] 4 times, sc in next ch-1 sp; rep from * to last sh, ch 3, sk first ch-3 sp, [dc, ch 3, dc] in next ch-3 sp, sk last ch-3 sp, sk first ch-1 sp on sh, [sc in next ch-1 sp, ch 3] 2 times, sc in top of tch, turn.


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surlevent wrote
on Mar 31, 2010 8:36 AM

What a beautiful stitch!   Tunic can be easily "dresssed up" for more formal wear!

on May 2, 2010 7:31 AM

I Would love to make this pattern it looks very  pretty

IRENE    Antonius 5-2-10

on May 2, 2010 7:31 AM

I Would love to make this pattern it looks very  pretty

IRENE    Antonius 5-2-10

on May 2, 2010 7:31 AM

I Would love to make this pattern it looks very  pretty

IRENE    Antonius 5-2-10

on May 2, 2010 7:31 AM

I Would love to make this pattern it looks very  pretty

IRENE    Antonius 5-2-10