EUPHORIA DRESS ENGLISH
This pattern is in English
Euphoria Dress is an oversized model with a slanting shoulder seam, deep v-neck and a long skirt. The structure and pattern is made by a slip stitch technique. The edges around the neck, at the bottom of the dress and at the armholes are made in double knitting.
The dress is knit top down, starting on the back piece making increases on each side, shaping the slanting shoulder. Then stitches are knit up along each shoulder seam and worked as the two front pieces. Increases towards the chest on each side shapes the v-neck. At the bottom of armholes and v-neck all pieces are put together and worked in the round, and finished in double knitting. The v-neck and armholes are also finished in double knitting.
Choice of size
The dress has a positive ease of 20-25 cm. This means that you should choose the size measuring 20-25 cm more than your chest circumference. If your chest measures 96 cm, you should choose a size M with a chest circumference of 118 cm.
Fits chest measuring 80-87 (88-93) 94-99 (100-107) 108-116 (117-126) 127-136 cm
Chest circumference 102 (110) 118 (126) 134 (142) 150 cm
Length (measured center back, neckband excluded) 108 (109) 110 (111) 112 (113) 114 cm
Knitting gauge 20 stitches • 28 rows in pattern and Stockinette = 10 • 10 cm
Suggested needles 3,5 and 4 mm (40, 80-120 cm)
Materials 1 strand Brushed Alpaca (400m/100g) from Siestoe Fibres or 1 strand Alva (175m/25g) from Filcolana held together with 1 strand hand dyed Silk Mohair (420m/50g) fx from Siestoe Fibres or Tillia (210m/25 g) from Filcolana
Brushed Alpaca 400 (450) 450 (500) 550 (600) 650 g
Alva 200 (200) 225 (225) 250 (275) 300 g
Silk Mohair/ Tilia 175 (175) 200 (200) 225 (225) 250 g