Irish Lace Top

A floral lace insert inspired by Irish crochet motifs playfully contrasts with the solid body of this versatile summer shell. Evenly spaced bobbles against a field of double crochet create subtle vertical lines that flatter and elongate.

DESIGNER Natasha Robarge

FINISHED SIZE 36 (38 1/2, 41 1/4, 44, 46 1/2)” bust circumference; blocked. Garment shown measures 36″, modeled with 2″ of ease.

YARN Quince & Co. Tern (75% wool, 25% silk; 221 yd [202 m]/13/4 oz [50 g]): #416 terra cotta (MC), 4 (5, 5, 6, 6) skeins; #406 sea grass, 1 (1, 1, 2, 2) skeins.

HOOK Size G/6 (4 mm). Adjust hook size if necessary to obtain correct gauge.

NOTIONS 3 st markers (m); yarn needle.

GAUGE 15 sts and 81/4 rows = 4″ in main patt.

Irish Lace Top Irish Lace Top Back
 
Irish Lace Top Insert
Irish Lace Top Side

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