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swearonthemoon
« on: August 10, 2007 08:08:56 PM »

i really want to knit this but i don't have the pattern can someone help me. i dont care if it is a little different

http://charlotterusse.com/product/index.jsp?productId=2774709&cp=2745081.2758887&clickid=cat_leftnav_txt&parentPage=family
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« Reply #1 on: August 10, 2007 08:49:45 PM »

look for a chevron stitch (that's the main stitch).

Picks yarns with at least 25% wool (so it's blockable).  That particular tunic is made with synthetic yarn, but that's probably why the hems aren't crisp.

I think it's constructed by seaming the back together, then adding the bottom, then picking up the neckline stitches and working the band--hard for me to see the detail there.
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« Reply #2 on: August 10, 2007 09:15:57 PM »

The shape of the top is similar to stargazer from Magknits here http://magknits.com/July07/patterns/stargazer.htm

and the chevron stitch is similar to this http://www.straw.com/cpy/patterns/shimmer_chev_scarf.html

so you could somehow.. combine the two? Smiley
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cynalune
« Reply #3 on: August 11, 2007 08:25:57 AM »

I think there is a similar pattern in Glamour Knits but I can't find a pic  Angry

Edit : you can see it on http://www.colourway.co.uk/books/ekglam/ekglam.htm
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« Reply #4 on: August 11, 2007 08:48:50 AM »

Wow, way to rip off, charlotte russe.  The only different is the neckline border!
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