Amaryllis Tunic

Dec 5, 2011
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Playful plaid tops off a skirt of joined motifs in this snappy tunic, perfect with skinny jeans and tall boots. For a more subdued look, work the bodice in the same tone as the skirt and skip the plaid chain stitch embroidery topstitching.

Designer: Robyn Chachula
Finished Size:
26¾ (30½, 34, 37¾, 41¼, 45)" bust circumference. Garment shown measures 34", modeled with no ease. Garment is meant to be close fitting with 0-1" ease.
Yarn:
Cascade Yarns 220 Superwash (100% superwash wool; 220 yd [200 m]/3½ oz [100 g]): #1974 spring night (MC), 1 (1, 1, 2, 2, 2) balls; #910A winter white (CC1), 1 (2, 2, 2, 3, 3) balls; #874 ridge rock (CC2), 1 (2, 2, 2, 3, 3) balls; #875 feather gray (CC3), 1 ball.
Hook Sizes: H/8 (5 mm), I/9 (5.5 mm), and J/10 (6 mm). Adjust hook size if necessary to obtain correct gauge.
Notions:
Blocking pins and spray bottle; stitch markers (m); two ½" buttons; yarn needle.
Gauge:
16 sts and 17 rows = 4" in plaid st patt with smallest hook; motif = 4" in diameter with smallest hook, 4¼" in diameter with medium hook, and 4½" in diameter with larger hook.

 
 


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