Nausicaa is a lightweight cropped summer raglan top with short rolled sleeves. It's a simple, beginner friendly knit to venture into garment knitting. With little eyelets and twisted ribbing details, it will flatter any type of yarn : think speckles, linen or cotton blends. Easy to modify, it can also serve as a canvas for more experienced knitters who want a relaxing and quickly rewarding project.
The pattern gives instructions on how to use however much yarn you have so you can easily adapt the length to your body and style preference. Make it cropped, long, add sleeves : change it however you like !
Choose a size with about 5 cm - 2" positive ease. Shown in size 2 on an 88 cm – 34 ½" bust.
Techniques used : Top down in the round / Raglan shaping with simple increases / Twisted ribbing, eyelets / Rolled sleeves edges / Pattern includes written instructions
Sample was knit with Cosmic Strings Sock Yarn in Nausicaa.
Available in English and in French (from page 7)