Category YARN 10 - The Colour Issue, Women, Scheepjes Publications
Suggested yarn Whirl - Fine Art, Merino Soft
Type Tunic
Technique crochet
Sizes S - M - L - XL - XXL
Languages dutch english-uk
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YARN 10 - Faded River Tunic

By Jo Allport

Who doesn’t want to pull on their boots and take a riverbank walk wearing the Faded River Tunic? Split sides add a sense of comfort and freedom of movement to this stylish, wide-ribbed garment, knitted in a slowly colour-changing yarn.


  • Scheepjes Whirl - Fine Art (50% Superwash Merino Wool, 25% Microfibre, 25% Acrylic; 220g/460m)
    Yarn A: 661 Rococo x 2 (2: 3: 3: 3) yarn cakes (see Pattern Notes for extra info on quantities for Sizes L-XXL)
  • Scheepjes Merino Soft (50% Superwash Merino Wool, 25% Microfibre, 25% Acrylic; 50g/105m)
    Yarn B: 643 Ansingh x 3 (3: 3: 4: 4) balls (for light to dark version) or 653 Ernst x 3 (3: 3: 4: 4) balls (for dark to light version)
  • 4mm and 4.5mm knitting needles
  • Split ring stitch marker
  • Stitch holder


Sizes: S - M - L - XL - XXL

This pattern appears in YARN Bookazine 10 The Colour Issue, published by Scheepjes. The bookazine is available in print in both UK English and Dutch language and is available from Scheepjes retailers or by subscription below:

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