Choose Dora for its sophisticated ease and fitted shoulder construction. Simply timeless, this knitting pattern is designed for a double knit / 8 ply fine merino yarn with softness and drape like Bellissimo 8 or Lucca.
Skill Level: Advanced, knit in pieces and sewn together, collar picked up and knit in the round
Measurements: S (M, L, XL)
To fit Bust: 75-80 (85-90, 95-100, 105-110) cm
Actual Size: 96 (106, 116, 126) cm
Length: 58 (59, 60, 61) cm
Sleeve Length: all sizes 50 cm
Materials: Yarn choices
11 (12, 13, 14) x 50g balls of Bellissimo 8 100% Extra-fine merino (125m per 50g ball
12 (13, 14, 15) x 50g balls of Bellissimo Lucca DK Cotton Merino blend (120m per 50g ball)
Gauge: 22 stitches and 30 rows over 10cm square swatch using 4mm needles.
Recommended Needles: 3.5mm and 4mm straight needles and a set of 3.5mm dpns or 40cm circular needle (for collar) or as needed to make gauge
Also needed: Wool needle for sewing up.
Colour Printed leaflet Only. TX692 See the colours of Bellissimo 8 here. and Bellissimo Lucca DK here.
We highly recommend using only the yarn specified as other yarns are likely to produce different results.