Play up two contrasting colors in Mix No. 8, a luxurious sleeveless top with a cool gradient look. Knit with three strands of Cima held together, No. 8 achieves its unique ombre look through gradual switching of colors. Plush and cozy, No. 8?s merino and alpaca blend is perfect for cool-weather wardrobes. A bright hue and a subtle neutral create a hip, youthful pairing, or try a combination of rich neutrals for a refined, elegant garment.
Skill Level: Intermediate
For Size: 34.5 (36.5, 38.5, 41, 43, 45, 47, 49.5)" bust circumference; intended to be worn with approx. 3" of positive ease
Yarn Required: 6-11 skeins Shibui Cima Yarn 3 (3, 3, 4, 4, 4, 4, 5) skeins color A, 3 (4, 4, 5, 5, 5, 6, 6) skeins color B
Gauge: 16 sts & 27 rows = 4" in st st with three strands of yarn held together
Suggested Needle/Hook Size:
US 9 (5.5mm) 24" Circular Needle
You Will Also Need: a Cable Needle, Stitch Markers, a Stitch Holder, and a Darning/Tapestry Needle
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