Blue Sky Fibers

Dawson Shell

The Classic Series

Design by Vladimira Cmorej

$9.00

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Wear the Dawson Shell with a jacket or on it’s own showing the pretty back detail and clever arm shaping. In crisp Organic Cotton (Skinny), the body is worked in stockinette, the mock turtle in plaited basket stitch and a simple crocheted back button closure.

Pattern No. 20162

YARN:

Organic Cotton (Skinny) by Blue Sky Fibers (100% Organic Cotton; 65g /150yds): 5 (5, 6, 7, 8) hanks

 

NEEDLES:

Size 5 (3.75mm) 24″ circular needles, or size needed to obtain gauge
Size F-5 (3.75mm) hook

 

OTHER TOOLS:

Eight 5/8″ buttons

Stitch holder

Stitch marker(s)

Tapestry needle

SKILL LEVEL:

Intermediate

 

GAUGE:

In Stockinette st, 21 sts and 29 rows = 4″

 

SIZES:

XS (S, M, L, XL)

 

FINISHED MEASUREMENTS:

Chest: 30½ (34½, 38, 42½, 46½)” / Length: 22¾ (23¼, 24, 24¾, 25½)”

No. 314 Gravel

Yarn Used in Pattern

Organic Cotton Skinny

Skinny

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