Leonie by Julie Weisenberger

Leonie

Knitting
July 2015
habu textiles n-100 wide gima
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
14 stitches = 4 inches
in St st
US 11 - 8.0 mm
500 - 1090 yards (457 - 997 m)
s (m, L, 1x, 2x, 3x)
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Leonie is a relaxed, slouchy tee that you’ll knit up quickly and wear constantly. And there is a bonus—the pattern will add some techniques to your knitting repertoire. Learn how to work a proper Cocoknits neckline with special BO tricks and dropped shoulders using Shadow Wrap Short Rows.

Skills Needed
General knitting skills
3-needle BO
SWSR*
Bias BO*

Size
Small (Medium, Large, 1X, 2X, 3X)

Finished Measurements

Bust: 43.5 (48, 52, 57, 62, 66) in / 110 (122, 132, 145, 158, 168) cm ; meant for 8-12" positive ease around Bust (this is what makes it drop off the shoulders)
Length from top of Back neck: 19.5 (20.5, 21.5, 23, 24.5, 26) in / 49 (52, 54, 58, 62, 66) cm

Materials

Yarn
500 (600, 700, 800, 900, 1090) yds / 457 (549, 640, 732, 823, 997) m of a tape or strong linen/cotton yarn, approx worsted weight, that gets gauge

Shown in:

Habu Textiles n-98 wide linen tape
100% linen. 56 yds per 1 oz skein
fingering weight
10 (12, 14, 16, 18, 20) skeins in Undyed

Habu Textiles a-188
56% linen, 44% cotton. 109 yds/1 oz per skein
5 (6, 7, 8, 9, 10) skeins

Habu Textiles wide Gima
100% cotton. 109 yds/1 oz per skein
5 (6, 7, 8, 9, 10) skeins

Needles
US 10.5–11/ 6.5-8 mm circ (cord should measure less than finished chest measurement)
US 10.5–11/ 6.5-8 mm dpns or long circ for magic loop
US US 5/ 3.75 mm or US 11/ 8 mm for cuff bind-off
Change needle size if necessary to obtain correct gauge.

Notions
1 st marker
st holders (or spare circ needle)

Gauge
14 sts and 18 rows = 4 in / 10 cm square in St st.