Bibbed Shirtwaist


Amy Miller

The trim tailoring of a tuxedo bib is made feminine in this fitted pullover. Piece is knit from the bottom up; sleeves are knit flat and seamed.

Finished Size 32½ (36½, 40½, 44½, 48½)" bust circumference. Pullover shown measures 32½".

Yarn Knit One, Crochet Too Meadow Silk (70% highland wool, 30% tussah silk; 200 yd [183 m]/3½ oz [100 g]): #520 sage, 4 (5, 5, 6, 7) skeins.

Needles Size 8 (5 mm): 24" circular (cir). Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.

Notions Markers (m); stitch holders; cable needle (cn); tapestry needle; 12 (13, 14, 15, 16) 7⁄16" buttons.

Gauge 16 sts and 24 rows = 4" in St st.

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5 thoughts on “Bibbed Shirtwaist

  1. I don’t quite understand one part of the chart.  The cables in the six row repeat seem to be on row 11, meaning you are cableing on the wrong side (which doesn’t work).  Did I miss something?