Front Pleat Dolman by Jane Howorth

Front Pleat Dolman

Knitting
April 2014
DK (11 wpi) ?
22 stitches and 30 rows = 4 inches
in stockinette stitch with larger needles
US 4 - 3.5 mm
US 3 - 3.25 mm
1000 - 1560 yards (914 - 1426 m)
small, medium, large, X-large, XX-large
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This pattern is available from interweave.com for £6.50.

Pattern available in following sizes: Small, Medium, Large, X-Large, XX-Large. Actual Chest Size: 35¾ (39¼, 43, 47¼, 50¼) in/91 (100, 109, 120, 127) cm bust circumference.

You will need: 1000 (1140, 1280, 1400, 1560) yds/915 (1040, 1170, 1280, 1430) mts DK weight (11wpi).
Needles: Neckband – size 3 (3.25mm): 16in/40cm circular (cir). Body and Yoke – size 4 (3.5mm): 32in/80cm circular (cir) and set of double-pointed (dpn).

Notions: Removable Markers (m); stitch holders; yarn needle.

Gauge/Tension: 22 sts and 30 rnds = 4in/10cm in St st on larger needles.

The yoke of this tee is worked from side to side, in one piece with the sleeves, in reverse stockinette stitch.

The sleeve seams are joined, stitches for the body are picked up from the yoke edge and underarm, and work for the body continues in the round.

It is easy to play with this design to suit your needs: this tee could be lengthened to make a lovely tunic.