Soft and comfortable, with a loose breezy fit, this casual summer tee features a pretty textured trim at the hem and neckline. Easy stockinette makes this a perfect project for knit night or watching your favorite baseball team.
FINISHED MEASUREMENTS: Bust - 32½ (36½, 40½, 44½, 48½, 52½)".
Intended to be worn with 2 - 4" of ease. Shown with 2" of ease.
Length - 21 (21½, 22, 22½, 23, 23½)".
YARN: 825 (950, 1080, 1215, 1355, 1500) yards DK or sport weight cotton blend.
Shown in Berroco Summer Silk (45% Silk, 43% Cotton, 12% Nylon; 240 yards/50 grams) -Nectar. 4 (4, 5, 5, 6, 7) balls.
NEEDLES: U.S. size 7 (4.5mm) straight or circular needles.
Adjust needle size as needed to obtain correct gauge.
OTHER: Stitch holders, removable markers, extra needle in same size for 3-needle bind off, tapestry needle.
GAUGE: 24 sts/34 rows = 4" in stockinette, blocked.
SKILL LEVEL: Advanced beginner. Techniques include long tail cast on, short rows, 3-needle bind off, picking up stitches, and decreases.
CONSTRUCTION: Front and back are knit separately from the bottom up. Neckline is shaped with short rows, and shoulders are joined with 3-needle bind off. Stitches are picked up for the armband trim, and the sides are seamed.