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Sizes included in the pattern: small - medium - large - xlarge - xxlarge
Measurements of the garment (after wash - the yarn expands (ca. 5 - 6 %) in use therefore the bust measurements are quite small compared to the size):
Bust: 80 cm - 87 cm - 94 cm - 108 cm - 122 cm (in: 31½ - 34¼ - 37 - 42½ - 48)
Length: 58 cm - 60 cm - 62 cm - 64 cm - 66 cm (in: 22¾ - 23½ - 24½ - 25¼: - 26) or as desired
Yarn: this design applies for a 3-ply silk, 50 g = ca. 240 meters. To use 250 - 250 - 300 - 350 - 450 g in main colour A and 10 g each of the tip coloures B and C.
The original model was made in SETA, 100 % bourette silk, from Campolmi Roberto Filati in Florence (Firenze), Italy.
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Needles: and circular needles (or double pointed) no 2,25 and 2,75 mm.
Tension/gauge in stocking st (washed sample): 26 sts on needles no 2,75 mm = 10 cm (4 in).
Suggestions of yarn alternatives:Hand Maiden Sea Silk, ITO Kinu (to knit with 2 strands), Knit One Crochet Too Cozette (silk/cotton), Lang Yarns Mulberry Silk, Hand Maiden Flyss (silk/linen), Malabrigo Mora.
Suggestions of cotton yarns: Schachenmayr Catania Fine, Sirdar Cotton 4 Ply, Wendy Supreme Cotton 4 Ply., King Cole Bamboo Cotton 4 Ply.
More patterns for silk - look here.
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