~ Bessie May ~ KNIT KIT ~ yarn and printed pattern ~BESSIE MAY GRACE OVER TOP
A Knit Kit, including the printed pattern, and Bessie May Smile (Extra Fine Merino) and Bessie May Grace (Super Kid Mohair and Silk) yarn in bright orange/red twist of Bessie May Fair, required for selected size to complete the garment – simply choose your size from drop down, and as soon as your order is confirmed the yarn and pattern will be in the post to you.
(Other Notions mentioned are for information so you can ensure you have all you need for the project, but are not included in the kit)
The Bessie May Grace Over Top is soft, thin, stylish and so cosy. Pretty Lace Patterning at base, top (front and back) and base of sleeves, with weighted stitch work framing neckline, sleeves and hem, adding structure and fashioning, in bright red/orange twist of Bessie May Fair.
Designed to be loose fitting with ease of 3-4 inches.
Intermediate, but straightforward knit, using two strands of Bessie May Grace, Mohair and Silk, with selected rows fashioned with the addition of Bessie May Smile, extra fine merino. Lace Pattern relatively simple, made up of 6 row pattern repeat, two being knit, and alternate yarn forward, knit two together on right side, and yarn round needle, purl two together on wrong side. All knitted flat, apart from neck line which is knitted in the round.
Yarn: Bessie May Grace, Super Kid Mohair and Silk: 6(7:8:8) x 25g Balls, & Bessie May Smile, 100% Extra Fine Merino: 2(2:3:3) x 50g Balls, in red/orange twist of Bessie May Fair (included in Knit Kit based on size chosen)
Needles: 1 pair 6mm knitting needles, 1 x 80cm 6mm circular needle , stitch holders and place marker (for information – not included in Knit Stitch)
Sizes: 8-10 (32-34 bust), 12-14 (36-38 bust), 16-18 (40-42 bust), 20-22 (44-46 bust)
(loose fit, with ease allowance of 3 to 4 inches at the bust)