Olivia is a stunning lace knit coat, with draping front panels and a close fitting back. Deceptively easy to make, Olivia knits up quickly and is suitable for the confident novice knitter to make. The design incorporates different techniques including lace knit, ribbing and Feather & Fan stitch. Olivia has a very flattering shape and can also be worn with a belt to emphasize the waist further (pattern for belt included). Olivia is a piece of knitwear which guarantees you will be complimented by friends and strangers alike!
Tension: 14.5 sts and 20 rows to 10 cm square over Feather & Fan pattern using 7.5 mm needles.
Photographed in Alpaca Mist. Knitted in Purl Alpaca Designs Medium 100% alpaca yarn. Named after Olivia the alpaca.
A suggested substitute yarn is shown below.