Tunic In Lace Pattern
Yarn: 350 g (100% Soybean, yardage = 125 m/50 g); 1 pair quick knit needles size 3.5 mm (US 4), crochet hook size 3 mm (US C).
Lace Pattern: Multiple of 13 + 4 + 2 selv sts.
Work according to chart 1. RS and WS rows are shown.
Repeat Rows 1-4 throughout.
Cast on 97 sts and work in Lace Patt acc to chart 1.
Armhole Shaping: When piece measures 37 cm from cast on, bind off 5 sts once, 3 sts once, 2 sts once, 1 st once.
Cont until armhole meas 22 cm. Bind off all sts.
Work like back, but with neckline.
When piece measures 46 cm from cast on, bind off center 9 sts and complete both sides separately.
For rounding at inside edge bind off 1 st 12 times on every 2nd row.
When piece measures 59 cm from beg, bind off all sts.
Cast on 47 sts and work in Lace Pattern.
For sleeve slant, inc 1 st at each end on every 6th row = 61 sts.
Cap Shaping: When work meas 22 cm from beg, bind off 5 sts once, 3 sts once, 2 sts once, 1 st 12 times, 2 sts once, 3 sts once and rem 7 sts once.
Sew shoulder seams.
Sew side and sleeve seams. Set in sleeves.
With crochet hook, work around neckline as foll:
Rnd 1: single crochet (sc);
Rnd 2: * sc, ch 1; rep from *.
Rnd 3: * 3 sc, 1 picot *; rep from *.
Edging: Multiple of 2 + 2 selv sts.
Cast on 14 sts and work acc to chart 2.
When piece measures 45 cm (= width), bind off all sts.
Sew to bottom edge.