Shale by Modern Qulture
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Shale

Knitting
May 2015
Sport (12 wpi) ?
22 stitches and 28 rows = 4 inches
in Stockinette Stitch (worked flat)
US 4 - 3.5 mm
670 - 950 yards (613 - 869 m)
Bust circ.: 32, 34.5, 37, 41, 45” (81, 87, 94, 104, 114 cm)
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Worked in the round from the bottom up, Shale is a simple and classy top for the warmer months of the year. Delicate lace stitches paired with modern stripes make this top suitable for any style. Tulip sleeves bring a feminine touch, also. Shale is intended to have slight drape and is constructed with short rows to lengthen the back and an i-cord border along the hem.

Materials
Yarn: any sport weight yarn (preferably with some drape)
Approx: 520 (550, 590, 610, 650) yds of MC yarn
Approx.: 150 (170, 210, 250, 280) yds of CC yarn

Needles: 2 sets of US 4 (3.5 mm) circular needles; one 16” and one (at least) 32” long

Notions: stitch markers, tapestry needle, stitch holders/waste yarn

Gauge in St st.: 22 sts + 28 rows= 4 inches

Sizes:
Bust circ.: 32, 34.5, 37, 41, 45” (81, 87, 94, 104, 114 cm)
Hem circ.: 33, 35, 38, 42, 46” (84, 89, 96, 106, 117 cm)