Shibui Fall 2017 Collection
Expand your horizons with Athos. Clever construction makes this versatile cowl engaging to knit, while the luxurious pairing of Pebble and Silk Cloud yields a two-toned accessory to suit any style. Athos is worked flat in two pieces from the tips of the cowl to the center with 1 strand of Pebble and 1 strand of Silk Cloud held together throughout. The distinctive shape is formed with short rows. Pieces are joined at the center with a 3-Needle Bind-off, then seamed at the neck. Athos can be worn as a cowl or a scarf.
2 skeins Shibui Knits Pebble Color A
2 skeins Shibui Knits Pebble Color B
1 skein Shibui Knits Silk Cloud Color A
1 skein Shibui Knits Silk Cloud Color B
Shown in Pollen (A) & Tar (B)
Fresco accentuates the sophistication of your wardrobe. Upturned cuffs add a graceful flair to the sleeves, and a notched hem highlights the elegant geometry of this lyrical garter stitch pullover. Fresco is worked flat from the bottom up with 1 strand of Birch in a Garter Stitch Pattern, starting with (k1, p1) ribbing at the hem. Pullover features notched side vents at the hem and Stockinette Stitch edging. Sleeves are worked flat in Garter Stitch, then seamed. The cuff is turned up and tacked in place.
6 (6, 7, 7, 7, 8, 8) skeins Shibui Knits Birch
Shown in Bordeaux
Icon: A new angle on style. The interplay of triangular wedges in three colors and an ultrasoft fabric in Birch create a striking, substantial wrap.
Icon is worked flat in Stockinette Stitch using 1 strand of Birch. Short rows form wedges of color, and cause wrap to relax and become smaller after blocking. A Reverse Stockinette Stitch border prevents the edges of the wrap from curling.
3 skeins Shibui Knits Birch Color A
1 skein each Shibui Knits Birch Colors B & C
Shown in Abyss (A), Ash (B), & Tar (C)
Make the maximum impact with Odessa. Short-row shaping at the hem gives definition to the striking oversize fit of this easy-to-wear statement piece, placing you at the forefront of style.
Odessa is worked in the round from the bottom up, starting with a rolled hem and (k1, p1) ribbing, with 1 strand of Birch and 1 strand of Pebble held together throughout. Short row shaping creates a curved hemline. At the armholes, work is divided for front and back and worked flat to shoulders. Garter stitch armhole edgings are formed by casting on stitches at the armhole, which are turned in and seamed. A rolled collar is picked up and worked in the round.
4 (5, 5, 5, 5, 6, 6) skeins Shibui Knits Pebble
4 (4, 4, 4, 5, 5, 5) skeins Shibui Knits Birch
Shown in Tar
Sitka is a savvy addition to your winter wardrobe. Clean lines and dolman sleeves draw the eye to this lightweight pullover, and make it an ideal layering piece both at home and on the go.
Sitka is worked in (k1, p1) ribbing with 1 strand of Drift. Pullover is worked in the round from the bottom up. At the armholes, work is divided for front and back and worked flat to shoulders. Sleeves are formed by casting on stitches at the armhole. Collar is picked up and worked in the round.
7 (7, 8, 9, 9, 10, 11) skeins Shibui Knits Drift
Shown in Pollen
Exemplify poise with Tuva. The multi-season fabric in Cima and Lunar adds shine to this contemporary tunic, while classic shaping and sophisticated details adapt easily to both casual wear and elegant events.
Tuva is worked flat from the bottom up using 1 strand of Cima and 1 strand of Lunar held together throughout with 1 × 1 Crossed Stitch edgings on hem and sleeve cuffs. Pullover features slight A-line shaping with vents at the hem. Extended length sleeves are worked flat with a vent at the wrist, then set in and seamed. A Stockinette Stitch collar is picked up and worked in the round at the V-neck.
4 (5, 5, 5, 5, 6, 6) skeins Shibui Knits Cima
4 (4, 4, 4, 4, 5, 5) skeins Shibui Knits Lunar
Shown in Ash
Varna: distinctive and elegant. Lux fabric in Maai and Pebble unites with impeccable tailoring and a modern cropped cut for a contemporary pullover that’s easy to wear.
Varna is worked flat from the bottom up to English Tailored shoulders with 1 strand of Maai and 1 strand of Pebble held together throughout. Sleeves are worked flat, then set in and seamed. Collar is picked up and worked in the round to form a mock turtleneck.
5 (5, 6, 6, 6, 7, 7) skeins Shibui Knits Maai
5 (5, 5, 6, 6, 6, 7) skeins Shibui Knits Pebble
Shown in Abyss
Zona redefines the limits of a vest. Crisp architectural shaping pairs with the unique texture of Birch and Cima for a superlative modern layering piece.
Zona is worked flat from the bottom up starting with a turned hem, using 1 strand of Birch and 1 strand of Cima held together throughout. Short dolman sleeves are formed by casting on stitches at the armhole and feature Garter Stitch casings which are turned in and seamed. Fronts feature overlapping edges, also with Garter Stitch casings.
6 (6, 6, 6, 7, 7, 8) skeins Shibui Knits Birch
5 (5, 5, 5, 5, 6, 6) skeins Shibui Knits Cima
Shown in Tar