off the axis
This is what happens when I do lace. I am absolutely in lovewith the way lace triangles work. With this particular design,it was a challenge to keep the joy of knitting a trianglewhile still maintaining a beautiful ﬁt. The skirt is ﬂared bychanging the needle size rather than making increases.This makes the lower edge of the skirt move a little morefreely giving it a very feminine and delicate feel. I amnot a lover of pink, but I simply couldn’t resist thisdelicate shade when I saw it in the store.
Classic Elite Portland Tweed(50% wool, 25% alpaca, 25%viscose; 120 yd [110 m]/50 g):#5054 lavender,8 (8, 9, 9, 10) balls.
Sleeves, body, and upper skirt:size U.S. 7 (4.5 mm).Lower skirt: sizes U.S. 8 and 9(5 and 5.5 mm).Adjust needle size if necessary toobtain the correct gauge.
20 sts and 28 rows = 4" (10 cm) in St ston smallest needles.21 sts and 15 rows = 4" (10 cm) according toChart A, B, or C on smallest needles, unblocked.
To ﬁt 34 (40, 44, 48, 52)"(85 [100, 110, 120, 130] cm) bust.