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Tuva Kjole

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Tuva Dress is worked sideways and in one continuous piece from sleeve to sleeve using 1 strand of Merino or Pure Silk. Two cables run from the first sleeve across first shoulder where it splits in two at the neckline with one cable running along front neckline and the other cable running along back neckline. The two cables join again at the other shoulder and then continue down the second sleeve. The cables are worked in stockinette stitch while the rest of the dress is worked in garter stitch. The additional width in the skirt is created with short rows. Note that even though the dress might look to be on the short side, it will stretch and lengthen with blocking.

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Sizes: 3-6 (9-12, 12-18) months // 2 (4, 6, 8) years
Finished measurements: Length from shoulder to edge: approx. 34 (36, 40) // 43 (47, 57, 68) cm [13½ (14¼, 15¾) // 17 (18½, 22½, 26¾)]”; Chest circumference: approx. 44 (55, 55) // 56 (61, 63, 72) cm [17¼ (21¾, 21¾) // 22 (24, 24¾, 28¼)]”; Sleeve length from underarm to edge: approx. 19 (22, 26) // 26 (28, 31, 36) cm [7½ (8¾, 10¼) // 10¼ (11, 12¼, 14¼)]”
Yarn: Knitting for Olive Merino or Pure Silk (250 m [273 yd] / 50 g [1.8 oz]), fingering-weight yarn, 3 (3, 4) // 4 (5, 6, 8) balls. Sample is in Merino in Plum Clay colorway
Needles: 3 mm / US2.5 circular needles, or in size to obtain gauge
Gauge (after blocking): 28 sts and 38 rows = 10 cm [4”] in st st with 3 mm / US2.5 needles
Notions: Cable needle or double-pointed needle