Lawrence
Lawrence
Lawrence
Lawrence

Lawrence

GARTER STITCH TUNIC WITH COWL NECK


by Melissa LaBarre

MATERIALS

Approximately 1025 (1130, 1230, 1335, 1455, 1595) yards of worsted weight wool yarn
8 (9, 9, 10, 11, 12) skeins of Brooklyn Tweed Shelter (100% US Targhee-Columbia Wool; 140 yards/50g)
Photographed in Almanac

GAUGE

Working Gauge: 18 stitches & 32 rounds = 4" in Garter Stitch worked in the round with Gauge Needle before blocking
Finished Gauge: 18 stitches & 28 rounds = 4" in Garter Stitch worked in the round with Gauge Needle after blocking

NEEDLES

One 16" circular, one 32" circular and one set of four or five double-pointed needles (DPNs) in size needed to obtain gauge listed Suggested: US 8 (5 mm)

FINISHED DIMENSIONS

34 (38, 43, 47, 52, 56)" bust circumference
Suggested ease: 0-3"
Sample shown is size 34" with 0" ease on model

CONSTRUCTION NOTES

The cowl is worked first, then stitches are picked up from the cowl and Tunic is worked in the round from the top down.
Stitches are transferred to waste yarn for the sleeves and the Body is continued in the round to the hem.
The sleeves are worked after completion of the Body.

SKILL LEVEL

2 of 5

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