Beauteous by Tonia Barry


June 2014
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
23 stitches and 35 rows = 4 inches
in Stockinette stitch
US 4 - 3.5 mm
1180 - 1652 yards (1079 - 1511 m)
XS/S (M/L, XL/2XL)
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A drapey, cropped top with kimono sleeves and lace accents.

Skill Level

XS/S (M/L, XL/2XL) – see Notes. Shown in size XS/S.

Finished Measurements
Bust: 44 (53, 62½)“; Length: 14¾”

Villa by Classic Elite Yarns
(70% baby alpaca, 30% bamboo; 50 g = 236 yards)
5 (6, 7) hanks 2731 Periwinkle

Circular knitting needle (24”) in size US 4 (3.5 mm) or size to obtain gauge.

Other Materials
Removable marker
Stitch markers (optional)

23 sts and 35 rows = 4” in St st. Take time to save time, check your gauge.

Body is worked in one piece starting from the lower front edge, up the front, over the shoulders, and down to the lower back edge. The sleeves are worked separately and sewn to body during finishing.

The garment has a relaxed fit and is intended for bust measurements of 32–36 (40–44, 48–52)“. Choose a size with bust circumference approximately 8 (9, 10)” to 12 (13, 14)“ larger than your actual bust.

You may find it helpful to mark the beginning and end of each lace panel using stitch markers.