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retro suit

Retro Suit

Feminine cable detailing and form flattering shaping make this 1940's inspired suit a must have for any special occasion.

Wear both pieces together or break them up to stretch the options in your closet. Shown with a 24" length skirt.

(Just a hint: The skirt made in ankle length and the jacket with only tiny shoulder pads will render a beautiful Downton Abbey style Edwardian walking suit. Add-on instructions for longer 34" length skirt below-scroll down. Contact us for extra yarn for the skirt!)

Finished bust sizes 36" to 58"

5 stitches per inch on US 6 needles

Yarn Pack info: 100% Wool
Colors...Sage (shown), Teal, Black

Detailed Photos:
Front, Back

Retro Suit Price Qty.

Pattern
$8.50 US

KS Yarn Pack - Sizes to 48"
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$98.00 US

KL Yarn Pack - Sizes to 58"
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$108.00 US


Retro Suit Skirt Front and Back-Walking length:

CO stitches for your desired size as per pattern. Work rev St st for 34 rows--piece should measure about 5"  from beg, ending with a WS row. Cont in rev St st, inc 1 st each end of needle every 36 rows 5 times total. Work 5 rows even. Continue with dart placement as written in original pattern.

 

 

 

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