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Modern Wrapper Tunic Using Rowan Kid Classic

Modern Wrapper Tunic Using Rowan Kid Classic









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The Design

"A timeless tunic!"

Our Modern Wrapper blends cozy with chic, snuggly with sleek. Normally, we knit it up double stranded with lace-weight mohair. In this version, the mohair is already in Rowan Kid Classic and it creates a fabric with perfect weight, luxurious drape and delicious warmth. (And this version uses the same needle size and number of yards as the original!)

Just for grins, we tried seaming it up as a tunic. We smiled from ear to ear at the results! Our free adaptation shows you how.

Pick up the pattern above (if you don't already have it). We’ve selected our favorite, most flattering colors for this project.  (You can always choose from our full selection on the Rowan Kid Classic page.)

The Details

One size. Dimensions after blocking: Approx. 37"/94 cm back width at underarm (74"/188cm body circumference); 28"/71cm length from top of shoulder to hem; 8"/20cm sleeve length; 9½"/24cm cuff circumference.

9 skeins Rowan Kid Classic (153yds/140m each). Shown as a sleeveless seamed tunic in color Bittersweet; shown in color Peat with sleeves and unseamed (like the original pattern).

US 10 (6mm) 24–32"/60–80cm circular needle, or size to obtain gauge, plus a spare gauge-size needle for three needle bind-off.
US 9 (5.5mm) needles, or one size smaller than gauge size.
Two ring markers and at least 36 locking stitch markers.

Approx. 15 sts/22 rows = 4"/10cm in stockinette stitch after blocking.

Printed Modern Wrapper pattern plus free adaptation explaining how to seam into a tunic using Kid Classic. (Requires shipping.)

Digital Modern Wrapper pattern plus free adaptation explaining how to seam into a tunic using Kid Classic. (Download)

Free digital adaptation explaining how to seam the Modern Wrapper into a tunic using Kid Classic. (Download)

Notions Kit.

15"x13" clear tote, perfect for carrying your entire project.

COLOR: 866 Bitter Sweet. That fine line between grey and brown.

COLOR: 831 Smoke. Cool anthracite grey.

COLOR: 856 Tattoo. Lightly faded ink blue.

COLOR: 894 Mulberry. Mulberry wine.

COLOR: 895 Clover. Dark, minty forest green.

COLOR: 876 Drought. Hazy sky blue.

COLOR: 888 Pumice. A grey, heathery off-white.

COLOR: 890 Cement. Grey with a cool blue undertone.

COLOR: 892 Iron. Deep black.

COLOR: 898 Champagne.

COLOR: 897 Lavender. Enveloping purple.

COLOR: 828 Feather. Warm rich cream.

COLOR: 871 Canard. The lustrous blue-green of a mallard duck.

COLOR: 847 Cherry Red. A cool delicious red.

COLOR: 896 Petrol. Deep and saturated periwinkle.

COLOR: 899 Floss. Fluffy cotton candy.