A tank with a little flare featuring a scoop neck. The body is A-line which flatters all figure types. Perfect alone or paired with a sweater or shawl for evening. The armhole and neck are defined by garter stitch – no picking up stitches ! Knit the 2 pieces, sew them together, put on and wear!
Stockinette Stitch- alternate knitting one row, purling one row
Garter Stitch- Knitting every row
Decreasing- Knit 2 together and SSK (videos will show you how)
Videos are provided at olioknits.com for basic techniques as well as “how to” steps specific to this pattern.
We used Rowan’s Savannah (94% cotton 6% silk 87 yards/50 grams)
Small 7 skeins, Medium 7 skeins, Large 8 skeins, X Large 9 skeins
Tapestry Needle and safety pins
Needles – #8 needle Please remember that after knitting up your swatch, your needle size may change.
4.5 stitches per inch 18sts. = 4” square in Stockinette Stitch using a #8 needle (for most people)
Sizes and Measurements.
Size Small, Medium, Large, X-large
Bust 3 0-34“, 36-38”, 40- 44”, 46”
Length 22 “, 22”, 23”, 24”
Hard Copy, Downloadable