A delicate tank with waterfall neck. Simple and elegant tank that could be dressed up or down. Works wonderfully as a layering piece for a business suit or for a casual look with jeans or shorts.
Bottom up design that is worked in round until armholes are reached. To form the armhole opening, the front and back are worked separately and then joined at shoulder via 3 needle bind off. The waterfall neck shaping will start a few inches below the armhole line and continued to be shaped until front is done. Garter rounds are worked on all edges of the tank to finish the top.
|Pattern source (brand and/or designer)||Melissa Kemmerer Designs|
|Gauge||28 sts and 36 rnds|
|Charted or written pattern||Charted|
|Sizes required||XS (S, M, L, XL, 2XL)|
Knitting in the round
Three- needle bind off
M1R and M1L
Bust circumference: 30.25 (31.5, 34.75, 38.25, 41, 45.5)"/ 75.5 (78.5, 87, 95.5, 103, 113.5) cm
Hip circumference: 32.5 (34.25, 37.75, 41, 44.5, 48.75)"/ 81.5 (85.5, 94.5, 103, 111.5, 122) cm
|Construction type||in the round, seamless|
|Required or recommended yarn||laceweight|
US 3/3.25mm or size to obtain gauge: 24"/60cm circular needle, plus additional gauge needle for three-needle bind off.
stitch markers, st holders or scrap yarn.
|Requirements from the tester||
Finished object pictures in linked Ravelry project.
Feedback regarding accuracy of pattern.
|Rewards from the designer||
Completed pattern upon publication.
Every tester who completes two or more test knits for the same issue of Nomadic Knits will receive the entire digital issue. This test is for issue four.
The designer has created the following milestones, in order to keep track of progress during the test knit. By marking off each milestone as you complete it, you can easily keep the designer up to date with your progress.Divide for armholes
2019-05-04: Finished and blocked
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