Motif projects can make the most interesting lace fabric and combining it with unusual joining methods as done here the results can be one of a kind. The tunic is actually quite easy to wear being relaxed in fit you can customize it to your size by going up a hook size when you want a bit more ease or going down one when you don’t.
Yarn: Sport Weight (CYCA #2 Fine).
Shown: Mrs Crosby, Hat Box (75% Superwash Merino Wool, 15% Silk, 10% Cashmere; 317 yd 290 m/ 3.5 oz 100 g): #African Grey, 4 (4, 5, 6, 6, 7) hanks
Hook: Size G/6 (4mm), G/7 (4.5mm), H/8 (5mm) or hook needed to obtain gauge.
Notions: Tapestry needle for assembly and weaving in ends.
Diagonally across motif = 4” (4.5”, 5”, 4”, 4.5”, 5”) with size G/6 (G/7, H/8, G/6, G/7, H/8) hooks
Bust measurement is 33.75 (37, 39.75, 44, 49, 53)” (8694, 101, 112, 134.5 cm) with a relaxed fit. Sized for X-Small (Small, Medium. Large, X-Large, 2X). Size shown is Small.
Extra Small and Large uses G/6 hook, Small and Extra Large uses G/7 hook, Medium and 2X uses H/8 hook.