Topanga Tunic

May 20, 2013
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Fine-weight linen is crocheted into a lovely flowing fabric with Solomon's knots. The knots are also worked into the crochet motifs at the border and minisleeves. Made in two pieces with raglan shaping, the tunic is seamed at the sides with single crochet added for structure.

Designer: Dora Ohrenstein

Finished Size: 32½ (39, 42½, 52, 58½)" bust circumference; 35 (42, 49, 56, 63)" hip circumference. Garment shown measures 39", modeled with 5" ease. Garment is meant to be worn with 4-6" ease.

Yarn: Louet Euroflax Sport Weight (100% linen; 270 yd [247 m]/3½ oz [100 g]): rose, 2 (3, 3, 3, 4) skeins.

Hook Sizes: C/2 (2.75 mm), D/3 (3.25 mm). Adjust hook size if necessary to obtain correct gauge.

Notions: Blocking pins; yarn needle.

Gauge: Motif = 3" square with smaller hook before blocking and 3½" square after blocking; 3 Solomon's Knot diamonds = 3¼" with smaller hook.

Crochet Top
 
Crocheted Top
 
Lover's Knot Top
 
Solomon's Knot Top
 
Crocheted Lace Top
 
Solomon's Knot

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