Pointed Tunic by Beatrice Perron Dahlen

Pointed Tunic

Knitting
March 2015
DK (11 wpi) ?
18 stitches and 27 rows = 4 inches
in stockinette stitch
US 4 - 3.5 mm
984 - 1312 yards (900 - 1200 m)
32 (35¾, 38¾, 42½, 45½)" bust circumference. Pullover shown measures 32", modeled with no ease.

The pointed hem of this piece is achieved with yarnovers at the sides and decreases at the center. The sweater has an A-line shape, and the pointed silhouette is reflected at the neckline.

Designer Beatrice Perron Dahlen

Finished Size 32 (35¾, 38¾, 42½, 45½)“ bust circumference. Pullover shown measures 32”, modeled with no ease.

Yarn Schoppel-Wolle Leinen Los (70% virgin wool, 30% linen; 328 yd 300 m/3½ oz 100 g): #7653M light brown, 3 (3, 3, 4, 4) skeins. Yarn distributed by Skacel.

Needles Size 4 (3.5 mm): 32” circular (cir) and set of double-pointed (dpn). Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.

Notions Markers (m); stitch holders; tapestry needle.

Gauge 18 sts and 24 rnds = 4” in St st