Super Girl Shrug by Kelli Slack

Super Girl Shrug

Knitting
February 2018
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
22 stitches and 32 rows = 4 inches
in stockinette
US 4 - 3.5 mm
800 - 1000 yards (732 - 914 m)
32, 34, 36, 38 inch bust, with no ease

Supergirl is not just Superman’s cousin, she is a strong, smart, kick-butt kind of woman. This center-out shrug with after-thought sleeves is a bit of a challenge but the end result is so worth it. This shrug is fairly fitted. If you desire a looser fit, cast-on for the larger size and/or add stitches to your sleeves.

This pattern is meant for adventurous novice knitters to experienced knitters and all those in-between. Please read the entire pattern before beginning.

Yarn: 2 skeins, Teresa Ruch Designs 5/2 Tencel, 520 yards, 100% Tencel, colors Supergirl’s Cape and Supergirl Yellow (you will need a third skein for busts over 38 inches)
Needle: US 4 (3.5 mm) Signature circulars and double pointed needles or needles to obtain gauge

Gauge: 5.5 stitches per inch (spi) and 8 rows per inch (rpi) OR 22 stitches & 32 rows to 4 inches/10 cm in stockinette

Size: 32, 34, 36, 38 inch bust, with no ease

To alter the size: Adjust your gauge to increase or decrease the size of the shrug as needed.