Square

Side Panel Tank

by Shellie Anderson

This statement piece features a classic square neckline that is high in the front and lower in the back. Off-set, sheer, side panels give unexpected yet sophisticated flair.

Skill Level

Easy

MATERIALS

Option A

Shibui Knits Linen

100% Linen
246 yds / 50 g
3 (3, 3, 4, 4) skeins

Shibui Knits Pebble

48% Recycled Silk, 36% Fine Merino, 16% Cashmere
224 yds / 25 g
3 (3, 3, 4, 4) skeins

Shown in Ivory

Option B

Shibui Knits Linen

100% Linen
246 yds / 50 g
3 (3, 3, 4, 4) skeins

Shibui Knits Cima

70% Superbaby Alpaca, 30% Fine Merino
328 yds / 50 g
2 (2, 2, 3, 3) skeins

Gauge

21 sts & 30 rows = 4" in St st after blocking, with 1 strand of Linen and 1 strand of Pebble or Cima held together, on size 6 needles or size needed to obtain gauge
22 sts & 28 rows = 4" in St st after blocking, with 1 strand of Linen, on size 6 needles or size needed to obtain gauge

Needles

Size 6 (4 mm) needles

Size

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

FINISHED DIMENSIONS

35 (37, 39, 43, 47)" bust circumference
22.5 (23, 23.5, 24, 24.5)" back length from shoulder
Model is 5'4" wearing Size S with +3" ease

Notes

Front and back are worked separately from the bottom up. Two side panels are knit separately, then inserted between front and back along each side. This garment can be worn with the lower neckline in either the back or the front.
Option A: Hold 1 strand of Linen and 1 strand of Pebble together for front and back.
Option B: Hold 1 strand of Linen and 1 strand of Cima together for front and back.
Both options use 1 strand of Linen held single for side panels.

 

Choose Your Colors

Linen

Pebble

 
 

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