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Free Knitting and Crochet Patterns from Elaine Phillips

Evening Wear Knitted Tunic

Difficulty level: Easy

Free Knitting Pattern

Size: 12/14 (42/44)

Materials: Caron Fabulous railroad ribbon yarn 146m (160 yd)/50g - 12 balls.


Needles: 4 (3.5 mm) OR SIZE NEEDED TO OBTAIN GAUGE
Crochet hook B (2.25 mm)

Gauge: 20 st x 24 rows = 4" x 4" (10 x 10 cm)

Patterns:

Stocking Stitch:
Row 1. knit
Row 2. purl
Repeat row 1 and 2.

Back
Cast on 120 sts (including edge stitches).
Knit stocking stitch for 28" (71 cm) 168 rows. Cast off.

Front
Cast on 120 sts (including edge stitches).
Knit stocking stitch for 22" (56 cm) 132 rows.
To shape a neckline close 40 sts in the middle and continue to knit each side separately. Close 1 sts on both sides in each odd row 5 times. 144 rows.
Knit 24 rows. Cast off.

Finishing:
Join side and shoulder seams.
Crochet 2-3 rows of sc arond the neckline, armholes and at the bottom.

Enjoy!



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# 1. Poster: Claire Regalado
August 28, 2014

I should love to knit this simple, drapey garment, but need the number of stitches for size 38.
Also, forgive my ignorance, but what does 'sc' stand for, in the crochet indications?
Thank you,
Claire.
# 2. Poster: Elaine Phillips
September 4, 2014

For size 38 you'll need to cast on 100 sts.
SC means single crochet.
# 3. Poster: Claire Regalado
September 4, 2014

Thank you so much! Now I can start.

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Close-up of the tunic

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