Heartleaf dress and tunic Solo by Lene Holme Samsøe

Heartleaf dress and tunic Solo

Knitting
June 2018
CaMaRose Yaku
Sandnes Garn Tynn Merinoull
27 stitches = 4 inches
US 1½ - 2.5 mm
US 2½ - 3.0 mm
(0-3) 6 (12) 18 (24) måneder
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This pattern is available from Leknit.com for kr.45.00.

The model have the fine heart made out of eight leaves. The tunic is sleeveless and can be worked with either a rib edging or with a flounce around the armholes as shown in the picture. The dress comes with long sleeves.

Sizes
0-3 (6, 9, 12-18, 24) months.

Tunic and dress
Chest: 17½ (18¾, 20, 21¼, 22½) in / 44 (47, 50, 53, 56) cm
Width at lower edge: 26 (28½, 29½, 32, 34½) in / 65 (71, 74, 80, 86) cm
Total length: 12 (13½, 14¾, 16, 17½) in / 30 (34, 37, 40, 44) cm

Yarn
Tunic: App 100 (150, 150, 150, 200) g.
Dress: App 150 (150, 200, 200, 250) g.

Tunic: CaMaRose Yaku, col. no. mørk sennep 1980: 2 (3, 3, 3, 3) balls.
Grey dress: Sandnes Garn Tynn Merinoull, col. no. grå 1042: 3 (3, 4, 4, 5) balls.

These patterns are all knitted in a fine yarn at a gauge of 27 sts per 4 in / 10 cm. The yarn amounts listed above are based on yarns with a yardage of app 185-215 yds / 170-200 m per 50 g. If your chosen yarn has a yardage different than the actual ones used here, you will need to purchase either more or less balls of yarn.

Recommended needles
Circular needles: US sizes 1-2 and 3 (16 and 24 in long) / 2½ and 3 mm (40 and 60 cm)
Double pointed needles: US size 1-2 and 3/ 2½ and 3 mm.

Gauge/Tension
27 sts in St st on larger needles = 4 in / 10 cm.