DIY Kit - On Point Tunic - Merino No. 5
DIY Kit - On Point Tunic
Time to complete: 11 - 15 hours
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8 balls of MC, 1 ball of AC
23.5" (59.5 cm)
25" (63.5 cm)
- 9 balls Loopy Mango Merino No. 5 Yarn 74 yds 68 m | 150 g 5.3 oz each, 100% merino wool
- "Loopy Mango Knitting: 34 fashionable pieces you can make in a day" book
- Loopy Mango project bag
- Knitting Needles - OPTIONAL
Note: This kit requires US 19 (15 mm) circular needles 32’’ (80 cm). For sleeves you will need to use magic loop method when using size US 19 (15 mm) circular needles 32’’ (80 cm). To avoid magic loop for sleeves you can use an additional size US 19 (15 mm) 20’’ (50 cm) knitting needles.
NOTE: A tapestry needle may be helpful when seaming and securing all loose ends.
Care: Dry clean or hand wash cold, lay flat to dry. Please test any washing/drying method on a small swatch to ensure you like the end result. Note that exposing wool to heat (hot water) or agitation (machine washing) will cause it to felt.
Fiber Content Note: Merino No. 5 TWEED colors Blacksmith, Flamingo, Blue Lagoon and Stardust have different fiber content: 80% Merino Wool, 14% Wool, 6% Viscose
Yarn made in Italy, kit assembled in the USA.
Shown in Polar Bear with Spicy Hot Pink accent, and Iceberg with Vintage Blush accent.
Note: this DIY kit is for one of the book exclusive styles so the book itself is included (our other kits come with one pattern)
Helpful video tutorials for this project: