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$80

Top-Down Lace-Backed Cardi (in progress)

June 7, 2016 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 7:00pm on Tuesday, repeating until June 7, 2016

Instructor: Tanis

This gorgeous lace-backed seamless cardi is knit from the top down, meaning there’s practically no finishing! Get comfortable reading schematics and lace charts in this scoop-necked beauty!

Three 2 hour sessions

Instructor: Tanis

Skills needed: This class is rated “uber chic” – students should have experience working in the round and increasing / decreasing. This is a great second sweater project.

Skills learned:

  • schematic reading
  • lace chart reading
  • pattern reading
  • provisional cast on
  • button bands & buttonholes
  • sewing on buttons
  • blocking methods

Materials:

  • XS (S, M, [M1, L], XL, XXL, 3XL) to fit: 32 (34, 36, [38, 40], 44, 48, 50)” bust circumference: 950 (1050, 1150, [1250, 1360], 1470, 1590, 1720) yards of DK weight yarn
  • US#4 (3.5 mm) 32″ circular needle and double pointed needles
  • US#6 (4 mm) 32″ circular needle and double pointed needles *or size needed to obtain gauge
  • 4 stitch markers
  • seven 7/8″ buttons
  • copy of the From Way Back pattern here

Preparation:

Please prepare a blocked and accurate gauge swatch on larger needles.

 

Photos by © Daniel Maciejewska

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