A beautiful drapey top in delicate but easy-to-knit lace. Perfect for lounging around or dressed up occasions, it’s super comfy and very flattering. Knitted flat, this pattern is suitable for those new to lace.
There are 2 versions of this sweater – version A has full lace on the body and ribbed sleeves. Version B has a wide lace border and plain sleeves.
Yarn and Materials –
Version A - 250g ‘Cloud Forest Yarns’ fingering weight / 4 ply yarn. The sample uses 100% Extra Fine Merino in ‘Orchid’.
Version B – 200g ‘Cloud Forest Yarns’ fingering weight / 4 ply yarn in main colour and 50g in sleeve colour. The sample uses Alpaca/ Silk in ‘Dark Cirque’ & ‘Merlot’.
4.5mm needles, long straights or circular.
Yarn needle to sew seams and ends.
One Size but easily adjustable. Sample is approx. 40cm (16”) long, 80cm (31”) wide in body, sleeves are 19cm (7.5”) long with a circumference of 34 cm (13.5”) when rib is stretched. Measurements taken after blocking.
Approx. 20st X 32rows on 4.5mm needles in stocking stitch.
But not terribly important.
St/Sts – Stitch / Stitches.
RS / WS – right side / wrong side.
K1 / P1 – Knit one stitch / Purl one stitch.
Yo – wrap yarn around right needle once to create new stitch.
S2kp – Slip 2 sts together knitwise, knit 1, pass the slipped stitches over the knitted stitch.
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