Trixie Tunic

Jun 27, 2014
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Small lacy motifs are assembled quickly with a join-as-you-go technique and are then joined to a large lacy motif with breezy mesh to finish the body and sleeves. Wear over a cami in the warmer months or layered with a long-sleeve top in fall.

Designer Tammy Hildebrand

Finished Size 36 (40, 44, 48, 52)" bust circumference. Garment shown measures 36", modeled with 4" ease.

Yarn Plymouth Yarn Cleo (100% mercerized pima cotton; 125 yd [114 m]/1¾ oz [50 g]): #163 regatta (MC), 4 (4, 5, 6, 7) hanks; #102 starfish (tan; A), 1 (1, 2, 2, 2) hanks; #136 pink (B), 2 (2, 3, 3, 4) hanks; #167 bok choy (pale green; C), 2 (2, 3, 3, 4) hanks.

Hook Size G/6 (4 mm) or H/8 (5 mm) and I/9 (5.5 mm). Adjust hook size if necessary to obtain correct gauge.

Notions St markers (m); yarn needle; pins.

Gauge 4½ V-sts and 6¼ rnds = 4" in V-st patt with I/9 (5.5 mm) hook; small motif square = 3½ (4, 4½)" with G/6 [4 mm] (H/8 [5 mm], I/9 [5.5 mm]) hook.

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