Lina's top down by Else Schjellerup

Lina's top down

November 2013
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
27 stitches and 38 rows = 4 inches
in Stockinette Stitch
US 1½ - 2.5 mm
1247 - 1662 yards (1140 - 1520 m)
S/M - L/XL
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This pattern is available from for kr.50.00.

The shirt / tunic is worked top-down with provisional cast-on. It starts with a cabled yoke which divides into sleeves and body. The body forms a flattering A-line.
Neck and sleeves have rolled edges. The back has a higher neckline with a short-row-construction.

S / M: 92 cm bust circumference. Length from armhole: 37 cm
L / XL: 106 cm bust circumference. Length from armhole: 40 cm

Yarn is a blend of 55% linen and 45% cotton.

Strikdesign color 15

Pattern is a step-by-step instruction without diagrams.
Required skills:
knit, purl
provisional cast-on
M1 increases
short-rows of any kind
cable knitting

Note: The book, Mange Masker, is in Danish. The download is in English.