This easy, summery tunic top is worked in one piece from the neck down.
35½" [90 cm]
38½" [98 cm]
42½" [108 cm]
45½" [115.5 cm]
Step 1:Select your options
28-34" [ 71-86.5 cm ]
Finished bust (note: garment will stretch to fit)
35½" [90 cm]
Step 2:Click each color to change it or go with the colors recommended by the designer
Details & Instructions
|To fit bust measurement|
|XS/S||28-34" [ 71-86.5 cm ]|
|M||36-38" [ 91.5-96.5cm ]|
|L||40-42" [101.5-106.5 cm ]|
|XL||44-46" [112-117 cm ]|
|2XL/3XL||48-54" [ 122-137 cm ]|
|4XL/5XL||56-62” [ 142-157.5 cm ]|
|Finished bust (note: garment will stretch to fit)|
|XS/S||35½" [90 cm]|
|M||38½" [98 cm]|
|L||42½" [108 cm]|
|XL||45½" [115.5 cm]|
|Main Color (MC)
|Size U.S. 9 (5.5 mm) circular knitting needle 20" [51 cm] long or size needed to obtain gauge. 4 stitch markers.|
16 sts and 21 rows = 4” [10 cm] in stocking stitch.
The instructions are written for smallest size. If changes are necessary for larger size(s) the instructions will be written thus ( ). Numbers for each size are shown in the same color throughout the pattern.
When only one number is given in black, it applies to all sizes.
Note: Body is worked in one piece from neck edge down.
Beg at neck edge, cast on 84 (88-88-96- 96-100) sts. Join in rnd, PM on first st.
1st rnd: Purl.
2nd rnd: *K29 (31-31-33-33-35). yo. K1 (PM on last st). yo. K11 (11-11-13-13-13).
yo. K1 (PM on last st). yo. Rep from * once more. 8 sts increased.
3rd rnd: Knit.
4th rnd: *Knit to next marked st. yo. Knit marked st. yo. Rep from * 3 times more. Knit to end of rnd. 8 sts increased.
Rep last 2 rnds 13 (15-13-13-11-5) times more. 204 (224-208-216-200-156) sts.
Next rnd: *Knit to next marked st. yo. Knit marked st. yo. Rep from * 3 times more. Knit to end of rnd. 8 sts increased.
Rep last rnd 4 (4-10-12-20-32) times more. 244 (264-296-320-368-420) sts.
Shape sleeves: Next rnd: Knit to next marked st. Knit marked st. Cast off next 51 (55-63-69-81-93) sts. K71 (77-85-91-103-117). Cast off next 51 (55-63-69-81-93) sts. PM for end of rnd (thus rearranging sts rem sts will begin next rnd).
Next rnd: *K70 (76-84-90-102-116). PM on next st and knit this st. Rep from * once more. 142 (154-170-182-206-234) sts.
Rep last rnd (keeping side markers in position) until work from sleeve cast off edge measures 8½ (8½-9-9-9½-9½)" [21.5 (21.5-23-23-24-24) cm].
Next rnd: (Knit to next marked st. yo. Knit marked st. yo) twice. 4 sts increased.
Next 2 rnds: Knit.
Rep last 3 rnds 14 times more. 202 (214-230-242-266-294) sts.
Next rnd: Purl.
Next rnd: Knit.
Cast off loosely purlwise