Larissa by Marly Bird
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July 2011
22 stitches and 32 rows = 4 inches
in St st
US 5 - 3.75 mm
US 4 - 3.5 mm
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A basic top down raglan with simple lace insert and waist shaping, the Larissa is a perfect pattern for your buffalo yarn.

The pattern has written instructions for the lace as well as charted instructions and a full schematic tech edited by Kristen TenDyke.

Sizes: XS (S, M, L, XL, 2XL, 3XL)
Finished Bust Measurements: 31 (35ΒΌ, 39ΒΎ, 44, 48Β½, 52ΒΎ, 57ΒΌ)” 78.74 (89.54, 100.97, 111.76, 123.19, 133.99, 145.42) cm Length: 24 (24 Β½, 25, 26, 26 Β½, 27, 27 Β½)” 60.96 (62.23, 63.5, 66.04, 67.31, 68.58, 69.85) cm Shown in size S. Instructions are given for smallest size, with larger sizes in parentheses. When only 1 number is given, it applies to all sizes.

Yarn: Buffalo Gold, β€œEarth” (90% bison, 10% nylon; 200 yards; 62 grams) natural, 4 (4, 4, 5, 5, 6, 6) hanks Needles: sizes US 4 and 5 (3.5 and 3.75 mm) 24” 60 cm circular; size US 5 (3.75 mm) 32” 81.28cm circular and double pointed needles or size to obtain correct gauge. Notions: stitch markers; stitch holders (or waste yarn); tapestry needle

22 sts and 32 rnds = 4” 10 cm in St st with larger needle; 27 sts in Lace Panel = 4ΒΌ” 10.8 cm with larger needle.

β€’ Garment is worked in one piece in rounds from neck edge down. When raglan shaping is complete, sleeves are separated from body and stitches are placed on holder. Body is worked in rounds down to lower edge. Lastly, sleeves are finished in rounds. β€’ Lace panel is worked on front only, placed between markers as instructed. Back and sleeves are worked in St st only.