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raven / Melissa LaBarre

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Melissa LaBarre’s Raven tunic is simple, flattering, and so perfect in linen. Worked in Sparrow from the bottom up in the round, the beauty of this piece lies in its understated details, with smooth stockinette stitches, a-line shaping, and subtle side slit pockets—all with a drape that is unparalleled in any other fiber.

FINISHED MEASUREMENTS:

31½ (34½, 37½, 40½, 43¾, 46¾, 49¾, 53)" [80 (87.5, 95.5, 103, 111, 118.5, 126.5, 134.5) cm] bust circumference; shown in size 31½" [80 cm] with 2½" [6.5 cm] negative ease

YARN:

sparrow / eclipse 224 / 7 (7, 8, 9, 9, 10, 10, 11) skeins

NEEDLES:

16" and 32" circular in size US 5 [3.75 mm] 

GAUGE:

26 sts and 28 rnds = 4" [10 cm] in stockinette stitch, after blocking

SKILLS REQUIRED:

Long-tail and backward loop cast ons, whipstitch and three-needle bind off (links provided).

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Melissa LaBarre’s Raven tunic is simple, flattering, and so perfect in linen. Worked in Sparrow from the bottom up in the round, the beauty of this piece lies in its understated details, with smooth stockinette stitches, a-line shaping, and subtle side slit pockets—all with a drape that is unparalleled in any other fiber.

FINISHED MEASUREMENTS:

31½ (34½, 37½, 40½, 43¾, 46¾, 49¾, 53)" [80 (87.5, 95.5, 103, 111, 118.5, 126.5, 134.5) cm] bust circumference; shown in size 31½" [80 cm] with 2½" [6.5 cm] negative ease

YARN:

sparrow / eclipse 224 / 7 (7, 8, 9, 9, 10, 10, 11) skeins

NEEDLES:

16" and 32" circular in size US 5 [3.75 mm] 

GAUGE:

26 sts and 28 rnds = 4" [10 cm] in stockinette stitch, after blocking

SKILLS REQUIRED:

Long-tail and backward loop cast ons, whipstitch and three-needle bind off (links provided).

Go to Linen Noir collection

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