Blue Sky Fibers

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The Classic Series

Design by Olga Buraya-Kefelian

$9.00

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A ruching stitch created with alternating needle sizes offers a funky quilted effect in this light weight layer. It’s an easy one-piece knit with a simple snap tape closure.

Pattern No. AP

YARN:

Techno by Blue Sky Fibers (68% Baby Alpaca/22% Silk/10% Extra Fine Merino; 50 grams/120yd): 5 (6, 6, 8, 9) hanks

 

NEEDLES:

Size 7 (4.5mm) 32″ circular needle, or size needed to obtain gauge

Size 10½ (6.5mm) 32″ circular needle, or four sizes larger than size needed to obtain gauge

 

OTHER TOOLS:

Waste yarn

Stitch markers

Stitch holders

Tapestry needle

One yard ¾”-wide snap tape in matching color

Sewing needle and matching thread

SKILL LEVEL:

Advanced Beginner

 

GAUGE:

In St st, 14 sts and 32 rows = 4″, using smaller needle

In St st measured over rows 1-8 of Ruching Pattern, 20 sts = 4″, using smaller needle

In St st measured over rows 9-14 of Ruching Pattern, 12 sts = 4″, using larger needle

 

SIZES:

S (M, L, XL, XXL)

 

FINISHED MEASUREMENTS:

To fit bust sizes: 31–35 (35–39, 40–44, 44–48, 49–53)”

No. 1970 Fame

Yarn Used in Pattern

Fine

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