Amaranth Tee by Alexis Di Gregorio

Amaranth Tee

Knitting
February 2017
Sport (12 wpi) ?
17 stitches and 27 rows = 4 inches
in stockinette
US 6 - 4.0 mm
675 - 1125 yards (617 - 1029 m)
283/4 (32, 361/4, 391/2, 451/4, 481/2)"
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The Amaranth Tee is an excellent project for knitters of all levels. Using simple stitch combination, this top is perfect project for a beginner looking to try something a little more challenging. This boat neck top uses purl rows to off-set the textured lace edging, then repeats the same lace on the up- per front. This beautiful tee is fully reversible; wear the lace on the back if you like—it will look great either way.

Yarn
Gems Sport Weight 100% Merino Wool, 225 yd per 100g skein; 3 (3, 4, 4, 4, 5) skeins.
Shown in #18 Peacock

Needles
US 6 4 mm circular needle, 24” or 36” depending on size of garment, and set of double pointed needles

Notions
Stitch markers
Stitch holders or waste yarn Tapestry needle
Spare needle for bind off

Gauge
17 sts and 27 rows = 4” square in Stockinette stitch, lightly blocked.

Sample shown in size 32” on 33” bust with 1” of negative ease.