Ladies faux lace top

I made this for SWI competition, ladies top

Created by: Joy H

  • Project Details

    About

    With the competition date looming I was in need of a quick knit but one that looked impressive. I spotted this yarn and pattern in my nearest wool shop which is an hour away.
    I was a little apprehensive about how the yarn would knit up using large needles on the thin parts. The yarn is available in many lovely shades. I plan on wearing the top over a camisole for our SWI Christmas lunch.
    I was delighted with the speed it grew and the lace effect, and so were the judges. 2nd place awarded.

    Needles & Hooks

    • Circular 6.00mm (US 10) 60cm

    Accessories

    • Tapestry Needle

    Measurements

    To Fit Bust: 36-38"

    Notes: I knit this top exactly as the pattern. It has some shaping and the cowl neckline is very flatttering.

    Tags

    • Tops
    • Women

    Craft

    craft-knitting Knitting

    Skill Level

    difficulty Beginner

    Status

    project-state Complete
    Started on: Sep 15, 2016 Finished on: Sep 30, 2016
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    2 Comments

    • Megan O

      Thank you for the photo - I've now got an excellent idea of how this will work up. Congrats on the award - well deserved. XX
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    • Joy H

      Damnglaur

      It came 2nd in the competition
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