Equinox

two tone v-neck

by Shellie Anderson

Four panels of distinct fabrics are combined with an exposed seam in this light and airy garment. Side vents accentuate Equinox for a relaxed, swingy fit.

Skill Level

Intermediate

MATERIALS

Rain & Linen Option

Shibui Knits Rain

100% Cotton
135 yds / 50 g
4 (4, 4, 4, 4, 5, 5) skeins
Shown in Mineral

Shibui Knits Linen

100% Linen
246 yds / 50 g
2 (2, 3, 3, 3, 3, 3) skeins
Shown in Velvet

Twig & Linen Option

Shibui Knits Twig

46% Linen, 42% Recycled Silk, 12% Wool
190 yds / 50 g
3 (3, 3, 3, 3, 4, 4) skeins
Shown in Ivory

Shibui Knits Linen

100% Linen
246 yds / 50 g
2 (2, 3, 3, 3, 3, 3) skeins
Shown in Apple

Gauge

22 sts & 34 rows = 4" in St st after blocking, with 1 strand of Rain, Linen, or Twig, on size 6 needles or size needed to obtain gauge
Make one swatch for each yarn used.

Needles

Size 6 (4 mm) needles

Size

XS (S, M, M/L , L , XL , XXL)
To fit bust size 32.5 (34.5, 36.5, 38.5, 40.5, 44.5, 48.5)"

Finished Dimenstions

36 (38, 40, 42, 44, 48, 52)" bust circumference
25.5 (26, 26.5, 26.5, 26.75, 27, 27.5)" back length from shoulder
Model is 5' 7" wearing Size S with +3.5" ease

Notes

This piece is worked from the bottom up in four separate panels. The panels are then seamed together, with center front and back having exposed seams. Two panels are worked holding one strand of Linen and two panels are worked holding one strand of Rain or Twig.

2016-04-07

Right front > Shape Armhole > Inc Row

Inc Row (RS): Sl1, k to last st, M1 (see Techniques), k1. Rep inc row once more on foll RS row. 2 sts inc'd.

 

Choose Your Colors

Rain

Linen

 
 

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