Abelia Jacket

Dec 5, 2011
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Flower motifs are joined as you go, creating a long rectangle with slits. Modified raglan sleeves are then worked to create a shawl-like jacket with terrific drape.

Designer: Judith L. Swartz
Finished Size:
28–32 (34–36, 38–42, 44–46, 48–52)" bust circumference. Garment shown measures 34–36, modeled with no ease. 25 (28, 28, 28, 31, 31)" long.
Yarn:
Dream In Color It's Native (52% U.S. superfine kid mohair, 48% U.S. superfine merino; 1,000 yd [916 m]/3½ oz [100 g]): #20 blue sage (MC), 2 (2, 3, 3, 3) skeins; #06 purple rain (CC), 2 (2, 3, 3, 3) skeins.
Hook Size:
E/4 (3.5 mm). Adjust hook size if necessary to obtain correct gauge.
Notions:
Safety pins; yarn needle; small amount of contrasting scrap yarn to mark armhole placement.
Gauge:
1 motif = 3" square; 21 dc and 10 rows = 4".

 
 
 


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