Aplomb Peplum Top by Natalie @Detroit Knots

Aplomb Peplum Top

June 2021
DK (11 wpi) ?
16 stitches and 10 rows = 4 inches
in half double crochet (US), HDC in BLO
4.0 mm (G)
645 - 1354 yards (590 - 1238 m)
XS (S, M, L, 1X, 2X, 3X, 4X, 5X)
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This pattern is available for free.

Ribbing can give a piece texture and a great fit. I have always wanted to use ribbing as a feature and the structure of a piece. Ribbing allows the top to accentuate your curves and boost your confidence with the fit.

The top represents my former selfie alter ego. Sassy, sexy and confident. I do not need it anymore, so the top is called the Aplomb Peplum. Aplomb is self-confidence. We all could use a little more of it.

This top is created with a sideways construction, in one piece. The top is seamed together by using a connecting stitch on the last row. The shoulders are then mattress seamed.