A sweet A-line top with front and back mock pleats for a comfortable fit.
Top is worked in one piece from the bottom up. At the underarm, the body is divided into front and back and worked back and forth. Garter sleeve sts are picked up from the armhole and worked top down.
Top is worn with 6-7” of positive ease
5 (5, 5, 6, 6, 6, 7, 7, 8) balls. 765 (810, 840, 900, 975, 1055, 1145, 1215, 1305) yards
Scrap Yarn or Stitch Holders
22 sts and 30 rows = 4” over Stockinette St in the round, blocked.
22 sts and 32 rows = 4” over Stockinette St in the round, unblocked.
Since the recommended yarn relaxes after blocking, the unblocked row gauge is used to determine vertical measurements in the pattern. If row gauge remains constant after blocking, use the blocked measurements in schematic.