Roxborough Dolman

$8.00

this dolman is knit in the round from the bottom up and then divided at the underarm and worked back and forth.
The shoulders are bound off using a three-needle bind off, then the neck edging is picked up and worked in the round.

DESIGNER
Courtney Kelley
YARN

Kelbourne Woolens Perennial: lead 032 (MC), 2 (2, 2, 2) skeins, raspberry 520 (CC), 1 (2, 2, 2) skeins.
GAUGE
23 sts + 35 rows = 4″ (10 cm) in stockinette stitch on larger ndls, after blocking.
NEEDLES
1 – US 3 (3.25 mm) 16″ (40 cm) circular.
1 – US 3 (3.25 mm) 24″ (60 cm) circular.
1 set – US 3 (3.25 mm) DPNs.
2 – US 4 (3.5 mm) 24″ (60 cm) circular.
Check your gauge and adjust needle size(s) accordingly if necessary.
NOTIONS
Marker (m), tapestry needle, stitch holder or waste yarn.
SIZE
50.75 (54.25, 58.5, 62) – 129 (138, 148.5, 157.5) cm bust.
34.75 (38.25, 42.5, 46) – 88.5 (97, 108, 117) cm hip.
To fit bust 32-35 (36-39, 40-43, 44-47)” 81.5-89 (91.5-99, 101.5-109, 112-119.5) cm. Please see schematic for more detailed finished measurements.
SKILLS
Knitting, purling, picking up stitches, three needle bind off.

  • For a tutorial on working from charts, visit our Charts Series here.
  • For a tutorial on working the 3-Needle Bind-Off, visit our tips and tricks here.
  • For a tutorial on perfectly picked up stitches, visit our tips and tricks here.

Photography by Linette Kielinski

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