Angelou

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Your winter statement piece. Angelou is a gravity-defiant mock turtleneck tunic. Ultrasoft Birch and Cima give unique textural depth, topped off with a Drift collar.

SKILL LEVEL

Intermediate

MATERIALS

  • Shibui Knits Birch, 4 (4, 4, 4, 4, 5, 5) skeins
  • Shibui Knits Cima, 3 (3, 3, 4, 4, 4, 4) skeins
  • Shibui Knits Drift, 1 (1, 2, 2, 2, 2, 2) skeins 
  • Shown in Deep Water

GAUGE

20 sts & 28 rows = 4” in St st after blocking, with 1 strand of Birch and 1 strand of Cima held together, on size 8 needles or size needed to obtain gauge

NEEDLES

  • Size 7 (4.5 mm) 16” circular needle 
  • Size 7 needles 
  • Size 8 (5 mm) needles 
  • Spare size 8 needle for 3-Needle Bind-Off 
  • Size G (4 mm) crochet hook

SIZE

XS (S, M, M/L, L, XL, XXL) To fit bust size 32.5 (34.5, 36.5, 38.5, 40.5, 44.5, 48.5)”

FINISHED DIMENSIONS

  • 36.75 (38.75, 40.75, 43.25, 44.75, 48.75, 52.75)” bust circumference 
  • 29 (29.5, 30, 30.25, 30.25, 31, 31.25)” back length from shoulder 
  • Model is 5’ 9”, wearing Size S with approx +4.25“ ease

NOTES

Angelou is worked flat from the bottom up starting with a double Cima turned hem. Changing to 1 strand of Cima held with 1 strand of Birch, the main body is constructed of a German Short Row curve and continued in Stockinette Stitch. Collar stitches are picked up and worked in the round with 1 strand of Drift, for a broken rib turtleneck.

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