Cable and Pleat Tunic

Cable and Pleat Tunic

TAMMY EIGEMAN THOMPSON

Neat cables cinch the waist of this pretty tunic. A linen blend yarn and front pleat give breezy movement to a long, lean silhouette.

 

FINISHED SIZE 34 3/4 (37, 41, 45, 49)" bust circumference. Tunic shown measures 34 3/4", modeled with minimal ease.

YARN Mirasol Lachiwa (60% pima cotton, 40% linen; 123 yd [112 m]/1 3/4 oz [50 g]): #1404 pale vert (light green), 8 (8, 9, 10, 10) skeins. Yarn distributed by Knitting Fever.

NEEDLES Body—sizes 4 (3.5 mm) and 6 (4 mm): 32" circular (cir). Trim—size 4 (3.5.mm): 16" cir. Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.

NOTIONS Markers (m); cable needle (cn); stitch holders; tapestry needle.

GAUGE 20 sts and 25 rnds = 4" in St st on larger needle.

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10 thoughts on “Cable and Pleat Tunic

  1. Tis is one of the best patterns i have ever seen …

    i wish to knit and own one of this projects …

    OH, PLEEEEEASE …

    🙂

    I am from Vienna / Austria / Europe

  2. Hi,

    I am attempting to knit the tunic/dress.  I can’t picture the back……pleat and cable??  The pattern is confusing.  Anyone finish it and what did you do? Louise

  3. Hi,

    I am attempting to knit the tunic/dress.  I can’t picture the back……pleat and cable??  The pattern is confusing.  Anyone finish it and what did you do? Louise

  4. Hi,

    I am attempting to knit the tunic/dress.  I can’t picture the back……pleat and cable??  The pattern is confusing.  Anyone finish it and what did you do? Louise

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