Slope

curved hem tank

by Shellie Anderson

Cool to touch, fresh, and versatile – Slope features a high-low hem. Simple stockinette enhances the effortless drape of Twig.

Skill Level

Intermediate

MATERIALS

Twig Option

Shibui Knits Twig

46% Linen, 42% Recycled Silk, 12% Wool
190 yds / 50 g
4 (4, 4, 5, 5) skeins for Short Version
4 (4, 5, 5, 6) skeins for Long Version

Shown in Ash

Dune Option

Shibui Knits Dune

50% Baby Alpaca, 25% Baby Camel, 25% Silk
142 yds / 50 g
5 (5, 5, 6, 7) skeins for Short Version
5 (5, 6, 7, 7) skeins for Long Version

Shown in Cove

Gauge

25 sts & 36 rows = 4" in St st after blocking, on size 3 needles or size needed to obtain gauge

Needles

Size 3 (3.25 mm) circular needle, 24" or 32" long

Size

XS (S, M, L, XL)
To fit bust size 32.5 (34.5, 36.5, 40.5, 44.5)"

Finished Dimenstions

33.5 (35.5, 37.5, 41.5, 45.5)" bust circumference
Short Version: 22.25 (23, 23.75, 24.75, 25.5)" back length from shoulder
Long Version: 24.25 (25, 25.75, 26.75, 27.5)" back length from shoulder
Model is 5'4" wearing Size S in Short Version with +2.5" ease

Notes

Body is worked in the round from the bottom up to the armholes, with short row shaping to create the curved hemline. At the armholes, work is divided for front and back, then worked flat to shoulders.

2015-04-21

Body > Shape Lower Back

For Long Version: Work even until piece measures 2" from CO edge, measured at center front

 

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Twig

 
 

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