Vogue Knitting Spring/Summer 2008 #19
Designed by Tony Limuaco
Limuaco's exquisite lace shrug (in beaded silk) is worked by joining the
sleeves at the center back neck and knitting the back panel downward, and
detailed by a crocheted rose on the center back and a pair of separately
stitched dramatic Renaissance cuffs.
3½oz/100g balls (each approx 150yd/137m) of Tilli Tomas Rock Star (spun
silk/beads) in white
• 1 ball of size 3 crochet weight 100% cotton
pair each sizes 8 and 10 (5 and 6 mm) needles OR SIZE TO OBTAIN GAUGE
8 (5mm) circular needle 32"/80cm length
• Sizes C/2 and G/6 (2.75 and 4.25)mm
• Stitch markers
• Waste yarn of similar weight in
• One size.
• Width at back 14"/35.5cm
Length from center back 11"/28cm
• Upper arm 11"/28cm
• With smaller needles and Rock Star, cast on 38
sts. Purl 1 row on WS.Work sleeve rows 76–79 five times.
• 14 sts and 16 rows
of lace measured on either side of center sts should measure 4"/10cm.
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