Cesaria Top by Irina Anikeeva
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Cesaria Top

Knitting
June 2016
Sport (12 wpi) ?
20 stitches and 30 rows = 4 inches
in Stockinette Stitch
US 5 - 3.75 mm
US 4 - 3.5 mm
810 - 1280 yards (741 - 1170 m)
Women’s XS (S, M, L, XL, 2XL, 3XL): to fit bust 28/30 (32/34, 36/38, 40/42, 44/46, 48/50, 52/54) inches 71/76 (81/86, 91/96, 102/107, 112/117, 122/127, 142/147) cm.
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The drop shoulders and curved hem of this modern top are made with strategically placed increases and decreases. Seamless sideways-knitted oversized top made with cotton, bamboo or linen yarn will be your go-to summer top.

  • This top is worked sideways in one piece from right side to left side back and forth. Side open stitches are joined with 3-Needle BO.

Sizes:
Women’s XS (S, M, L, XL, 2XL, 3XL): to fit bust 28/30 (32/34, 36/38, 40/42, 44/46, 48/50, 52/54) inches 71/76 (81/86, 91/96, 102/107, 112/117, 122/127, 142/147) cm.

Finished Measurements:
34 (38, 42, 44, 48, 54, 58)”/86 (97, 107, 112, 122, 137, 147) cm bust circumference.
Shown in size M (42”/107 cm) cm on 37”/94 cm bust.

Gauge:
20 sts and 30 rows = 4”/10 cm in Stockinette st on size US5 (3.75 mm) needle, after blocking.

Tools:
Needles
Size US5 (3.75 mm): 40” (100 cm) circular (circ).
Size US5 (3.75 mm): 16” (40 cm) circ.
Set of double-pointed needles (DPN’s): US5 (3.75 mm) and US4 (3.5 mm)
Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain gauge.
Notions
5 Markers (m), removable marker or safety pin, cable needle (cn), tapestry needle, waste yarn, crochet hook for Provisional CO.

Materials:
Sport weight yarn (approximate amounts):
810 (850, 880, 960, 1050, 1280) yards 729 (765, 792, 864, 945, 1152) m.
For the sample I’ve used Knit Picks Shine (60% Pima Cotton, 40% Modal; 110 yards (99 m)/50g), Sweet Potato (orange): 8 (8, 8, 9, 10, 12) balls.

Difficulty: Adventurous beginner.
Techniques: ssk, k2tog, 3-needle BO.