Enigma Tunic

Feb 28, 2012
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Crocheted hairpin lace and traditional crochet combine to create a fabulously mysterious fabric. Perfect for layering, this drape-neck camisole is feminine and modern. Wear it over leggings and a tank or a dress.

 

Designer: Jennifer Hansen

Finished Size: 32½ (36¼, 40, 4¾, 47½, 51¼, 56½)" bust circumference. Garment shown measures 36¼", modeled with no ease.

Yarn: Stitch Diva Studios Studio Silk (100% silk; 120 yd [110 m]/1¾ oz [50 g]): snakeskin, 7 (7, 8, 9, 10, 10, 11) skeins.

Hook Size: C/2 (2.75 mm). Adjust hook size if necessary to obtain correct gauge.

Notions: Adjustable hairpin lace loom; safety pins; yarn needle.

Gauge: Note: Yarn used stretches substantially with blocking. Both blocked and unblocked gauges for featured yarn are provided. Hairpin lace strips are extremely stretchy, and blocked gauge is substantially different than unblocked. 25 sc = 4", blocked; 17 lps on each side = 4" in hairpin lace, blocked; 26 lps = 4" in hairpin lace, unblocked.

 
 


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