Gretel

$8.00 USD

Gretel is a seamless, A-line tank with a flattering cowl neck. Quick, versatile and, like Gisela, a good value. For the medium size, Gretel required just 2 skeins of Habu's Cotton Gima. You may need to knit her in several colors!

Skills Needed

General knitting skills.

Size

Small (medium, large, 1x, 2x, 3x)

Finished Measurements

  • Bust: 35 (38, 42, 46, 50, 54)"

  • Length at center back: 20 (21, 22, 23, 24, 25)"

Materials

Suggested Yarns

  • 2 (2, 3, 3, 4, 4) skeins Habu Textiles  A-174 cotton gima (100% cotton, 265 yds/1 oz), or

  • 2 (3, 3, 4, 4, 5) skeins Shibui Linen (100% linen, 50g/246 yds), or

  • 500 (530, 750, 800, 950, 1050) yds fingering–sport weight yarn that gets gauge

Needles

  • US 6 circ 29" or longer

Change needle size if necessary to obtain correct gauge

Gauge

19 sts and 25 rows = 4" square in St st.

 
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